It is a canton of the Province of Guayas, Ecuador. Its cantonal head is the city of Isidro Ayora.
The canton has lands suitable for short cycle products. Until a few years ago, large tracts of land were cultivated with cotton. Unfortunately, this product is no longer among the main resources of the area. "The Hammocks Corner", made by the Ayoreo women, this canton has excellent quality and variety of articles that are made in straw shawl, wicker, vine and mocora.
Climate of the Canton Isidro Ayora
The influence of cold currents of Humboldt and warm El Niño, make the climate is tropical savanna and tropical monsoon, with high temperatures in most of the year.
Flora of the Canton Isidro Ayora
It is an attraction where mangroves that reach more than 10 m are still preserved. Tall; There is a diversity of orchids and bromeliads.
Fauna del Cantón Isidro Ayora
They are inhabited by tigrillos, peccaries, guantas, deer, jaguars, anteaters, howler monkeys, white-faced monkeys (monkeys) and monkeys.
Economic development of the Isidro Ayora Canton
The canton has land suitable for short cycle products and until a few years ago large tracts of land were cultivated with cotton. Currently, there are products such as corn, rice, pigeon pea, mango, melon, watermelon, among others. So also the livestock activity that is shaping up as a great economic potential of the area. The poultry production is of first order, since they work on the 20,000 chickens daily. As far as crafts are concerned, this town has deservedly earned the name of "The Hammock Corner", which are made by the Ayoreo women, with mocora straw and are very desirable for the freshness and comfort they provide. This canton has excellent quality and variety of articles that are made in straw toquilla, wicker, vine and mocora, as well as works in ceramics of excellent quality.
Typical Foods of the Canton Isidro Ayora
Some of their food, among the typical dishes of this canton are the delicious pork fries, the corn tortillas grated and baked, the rice with stew and meat roasted with charcoal, the dry chicken and the encebollado of fish.
Tourism of the Canton Isidro Ayora
The beaches and freshwater spas, on the banks of the Ciénaga Redonda, Paco and Pedernales rivers. The "La Ciénaga" Vacation Complex, which includes places of agricultural production and ecological recreation sites. It is also interesting to visit poultry farms with modern technology; the lands of export mangoes and cattle ranches with their advanced handling of breed crosses, genetic improvement and embryo transfer. Do not forget to visit the Church, which is more than 100 years old, and stores hammocks and other handicrafts made of mocora....