After marking increase in high-quality honey production in central provinces of Afghanistan, producers urge upon government to help find international market for their products to further promote the honey-bee business.
Around seven million saplings would be planted this year in central Bamyan province, officials said on Wednesday.
Farmers’ Day was observed on Sunday with exhibitions and concerts in Kabul, Samangan, Herat and Paktika provinces.
To empower rural communities in making a secure means of living that provides resilience against shocks and emergencies, Swedish Committee for Afghanistan has conducted soft skills and vocational trainings for members of Village Saving and Loan Associations (VSLA) in Dehdadi District of Balkh.
As many as 370 sets of irrigation tools, including water tanks, pipes and water pumps, were distributed to orchard owners in northeastern provinces, an official said on Saturday.
Pistachio production increased by 300 tonnes this year in northern Kunduz province as compared to last year’s harvest, an official said on Thursday.