OS DEZ CONSELHOS DO PADRE CÍCERO DO JUAZEIRO DO NORTE-CEARÁ.
THE TEN TIPS THE FATHER OF CICERO-NORTH JUAZEIRO CEARÁ.
Do not drop the bush, it is he who draws the rain.
Do not touch fire in the fields, because otherwise the land becomes increasingly weaker.
Do not hunt for fun, but just to eat.
Do not create the ox nor loose goat; surrounded and make sure
pasture rest to recuperate ...
Do not plant saw above, do not grazed in slope very upright, so that the water does not drag the ground and not lose your wealth ...
Dam the streams of hundred in one hundred meters albeit with loose rock.
Plante, every time you can, one foot mesquite, cashew, robin or any other tree, until the interior is a wood only ...
Learn how to take advantage of the plants of the savanna as maniçoba, favelas and jurema, they can help you cope with the drought ...
Make a cistern Oitão in your home to store rainwater.
If the countryman obey this advice, will dry slowly ending, cattle and improving the people will always have something to eat.
But if you do not obey, within no time the interior will turn only a desert ...