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– koker defective although millions spent  Several cash-crop and cattle farmers of Kilmarnoc and other villages along the Central Corentyne say that salt-water has flooded their farms and the situation is reaching crisis point.They are blaming a faulty koker for their woes. Kaieteur News was summoned to the main drainage sluice which the farmers said has not been working properly since its multi-million dollar construction.The farmers in front of the faulty kokerThey alleged that the sluice was repaired three times already for 2012 but is still leaking through its side doors,Wholesale NBA Jerseys, causing salt water to get into the canal and thence toward their farms. Over thirty farmers are feeling the immense pressure.The farmers also stated that they contacted the Regional Administration and Engineers several times—as recent as Tuesday—but to no avail. However, the contact they made with one engineer at Whim, Corentyne on Tuesday resulted in a pile of mud being placed at the ocean mouth to prevent more salt water from seeping into the canal and sluice. This,Cheap NFL Jerseys China, the farmers believed,Cheap Jerseys, happened only because they threatened the engineer that they would solicit the media’s intervention in this matter.“He said he knew about the problem with the koker and they go behind we back yesterday and block the salt water”.The farmers want the remaining salt water in the canal to be pumped out of their land.“We get thousands of dollars in crops and this is the result—they all keep promising us to release the water—cash crop farmers ain’t get no benefit,Jerseys From China, only rice farmers!”“We paying rates and taxes and can’t get the benefit”, said Michelle Matheson.Regional Chairman, Mr. David Armogan, when contacted yesterday, stated that he was aware of the problem and the defects on the sluice.“We sent a machine to block it [the salt water]. The door not sealing properly so the sea water seeping in,” he said. Kaieteur News was informed that Anirud Contractor has been summoned by the Regional Administration to correct the defaults on the structure.The canal filled with stagnant salt water, posing a danger to their plants and livestockArmogan was hoping for a good shower of rain in the area “to push out the salt water”,Authentic NHL Jerseys, but this is not likely to happen anytime soon during the prolonged dry season.“We used to get water from Black Bush,China Jerseys Free Shipping, but one of the pumps broke down and this compounded the problem,” he said.
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