Honduras Food Security Country Brief, May-August 2011
25 Oct 2011, Honduras
- Prices of basic foods remained high: in Tegucigalpa maize prices showed an increasing trend in the last few months and were more than double the prices of the year before.
- Food security was generally stable throughout the country despite the lean season. Agencies agree there is a moderate problem of hunger.
- After the weakening of La Niňa and average rainfall which permitted normal agricultural activities, prospects for 2011 cereal and bean crops are favorable.
- The government has distributed inputs for maize and beans in support of agricultural production.