The City Council of Fuente Álamo has celebrated the day 'The daily work of livestock women' with the aim of recognizing the daily work of women who are dedicated to this profession and encouraging new generations to join such an important sector For the municipality.
The inauguration has been carried out by the president of the Autonomous Community of the Region of Murcia, Fernando López Miras, who has referred to 8M and support for all activities that give visibility to women: "The aim is to guarantee the equality of the woman for 365 days ", as well as promoting measures that support women in the livestock sector, since" women have always been the pillar of the livestock sector, but almost never the protagonist. "
The mayor of Fuente Álamo, Juana María Martínez, has reiterated the town hall's support for women in such an important and traditional sector for Fuente Álamo as the livestock sector.
He has said that it is necessary to recognize the role of women in this sector in all its aspects: as employees, businesswomen, veterinarians, etc., encouraging future professionals and new generations to continue promoting livestock in Fuente Álamo.
The event has had a round table, moderated by María del Mar Manzanares, director Adespolorca;
and with the participation of María Baenas, administrator Ganados Sánchez Román, pig sector;
María José Guirao, owner of the cattle and pig sector, integrated with Porcisan;
María Dolores Pérez, owner of the goat sector;
Catalina Díaz, owner of the pig sector, integrated with Agropor;
María Martínez, owner of the sheep and goat sector;
and Rosario Zaragoza, autonomous, owner of the poultry sector.
During it, the present and future of women in livestock have been discussed.
Finally, the video 'A normal day of a cattle woman', made by Adespolorca, has been shown.
The event, which was held in the auditorium of the Agrarian Chamber of Fuente Álamo, was attended by the councilor for water, agriculture, livestock, fisheries and the environment;
the mayor of Puerto Lumbreras, councilors of the municipality of Lorca;
representatives of the general direction of the Ministry of Water, Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Environment;
and regional deputies;
as well as dozens of entrepreneurs and residents of the municipality.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Fuente Álamo