The Perfect Pineapple Production Report Week 27

  • Climatic conditions more reminiscent of the rainy season
  • Evening downpours and sunny days
  • 126.4 mm (5 inches) or rainfall recorded
  • These conditions create very rapid plant growth
  • We are balancing harvest age and internal conditions
  • As of this writing, a trucker strike has paralyzed transport to and from the Atlantic side port of Limon. Truckers are protesting that drivers from other countries delivering cargo to Costa Rican ports extend their stay illegally and take away business from local drivers. Students are supporting the movement in an effort to oust the Minister of Education. Negotiations at the Presidential level are taking place in order to restore order.

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