Havana to Host Intl. Rodeo Competition

havana-live-rodeoThe international rodeo championship will be one of the attractions of the 17th International Food and Agribusiness Fair of Rancho Boyeros, FIAGROP 2014, which will be held on March 15-23.
The best horsemen and horsewomen of Costa Rica, Mexico, Guatemala, Colombia and Panama will perform for the enjoyment of the public, Yoandri Lazo, director of events of the Havana entity told the press on Wednesday. Lazo explained that this time there will be calf roping, double lassos, bull riding, knocking over, barrels and acrobatics among other activities. Also scheduled is a trade fair, in which some of the new technologies used in Cuban agriculture will be presented. Consumables, products, technologies, scientific-technical advances, agricultural equipment and machinery, other equipment, materials and veterinary medicines and agricultural products and services of the participating companies and entities will be on display. In this way, FIAGROP favors direct exchanges of entrepreneurs and producers, and generates the signing of agreements and negotiations between production and marketing centers of nations represented.