The Rural Society of Durazno

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The Rural Society of Durazno is a prominent Uruguayan grouping of landowners and economic actors in Durazno Department.[1]

Activities and events[edit]

Livestock raising is a major portion of the region's economy, for the interests of which the Society, itself founded in 1911, is a major representative.

In 2008 the Society organized its 95th annual cattle show.


Among the more prominent figures in the Society's leadership is Dr. Santiago Bordaberry.[2] A wide range of herds is represented in the Society (Bordaberry's personal cattle specialism is an Australian herd).

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  2. ^ 'Santiago Bordaberry', Wikipedia (in Spanish) es:Santiago Bordaberry