Agriculture: working to support farmers and local product and prevent import

Since 2016-05-24 12:24 p.m. (Baghdad time)

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Agriculture Ministry spokesman Hamid's, Tuesday, the trend toward preventing import and reliance on domestically produced crops, noting that the Ministry works to support farmers.

He said Carey's l/balance of news/Ministry of agriculture, as a result of support provided to farmers modern techniques led to increased agricultural production on vegetable crops ", adding that" still crops import decision prevented her Sari.

He added, "the Ministry policy fixed by going to the local consumer product support and farms in General", said he hoped to reach self-sufficiency for many crops in the future. "

He noted that "the Ministry is working on monitoring the market and each product is provided to be prevented to protect the consumer."

The Agriculture Ministry announced, preventing import of potato and tomato crops and sophistication plus melon crop to a local product sufficient to meet the daily requirement of Iraqi table.