|A Kubota tractor|
The U.S. Interests Section in Havana bought the tractor from Gatorland Kubota in Gainesville, Fla., records show.
Other Interests Section curiosities include:
- $6,665.25 to install "sanitary hardware." Vendor: Unidentified. Date: March 31, 2014. Could this be George Costanza's dream toilet?
- $4,503.72 to refill an empty pool in an annex building. Vendor: An unidentified and presumably Cuban company. Date: Dec. 17, 2013.
- $13,086 for urgent request of seasonal influenza vaccine for 2013 and 2014. See records here and here. Vendor: TQM Inc. in St. Charles, Mo. Dates: Nov. 8 and Nov. 26, 2013.
See PDF containing more than $1.8 million in Cuba expenses by USAID and State Department.