Farmers in Uruzgan receive improved wheat seeds and fertilizer to halt poppy cultivation

in Afghan Business

Farmers in Uruzgan receive improved wheat seeds and fertilizer to halt poppy cultivation

ministry of agricultureAfghan Agriculture Ministry has initiated the process of distributing improved wheat seeds and chemical fertilizer to farmers in Uruzgan province, in an attempt to encourage them to grow legal crops instead of poppies.

According to the Pajhwok Afghan News (PAN), the Department of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock will provide 50kg of improved seeds, urea and 100kg of DAP (Diammonium Phosphate) to the farmers.

While some growers have welcomed the initiative and have expressed willingness to cultivate wheat instead of poppies, some farmers still demand the government to provide more assistance.



Related Articles

Minister of Energy & Water sees huge potential for green energy in Afghanistan

Afghan Energy and Water Minister Mohammad Aref Noorzai said his ministry was working to improve sustainable energy services for the

3000 fruit gardens to be set up in north-eastern Afghanistan

The National Horticulture and Livestock Project is going to launch 3000 gardens planted with grape, almond, apricot, cherry, apple, pear

Afghan Govt Rejects Gallup Poll on Internet Reach

Tolo News- The Afghan government has dismissed the findings of international research consultant Gallup that only three percent of Afghan

No comments

Write a comment
No Comments Yet! You can be first to comment this post!

Write a Comment

Your e-mail address will not be published.
Required fields are marked*

Time limit is exhausted. Please reload the CAPTCHA.

cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china