Santo Antao: Families in Ribeira dos Bodes will also benefit with the ownership rights – MAA

Porto Novo, May 30 (Inforpress) – Families in Poio da Ribeira dos Bodes, in Porto Novo, who grow land under State ownership, will also be able to obtain ownership rights, as part of a Government measure to transfer plots to farmers.

The Governmental measure consists in grant even during the course of this year / beginning of 2018, of ownership rights, still belonging to the State to the farmers who have cultivated these areas for several years.

According to the delegate of the Ministry of Agriculture and Environment (MAA) in Porto Novo, Joel Barros, the families in the Poio area of ​​Ribeira dos Bodes will be able to benefit from this measure, which is awaited with “great hope” by the farmers who will be able to increase their activity.

Throughout the municipality of Porto Novo, about 150 families will have ownership rights.