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    Poor families in Kunar receive wheat aid

    ASADABAD (PAN): The wheat distribution process to 19,000 poor families was started by the agriculture, irrigation and livestock department in eastern Kunar proivnce on Saturday, officials said.



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    Tractors donated to farmers in Jalalabad (Video)

    JALALABAD (PAN): Tractors seen lined up at the provincial cooperative's campus after



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    Drug cartels discourage saffron cultivation

    KABUL (PAN): Saffron is yet to emerge as a major alternative to poppy cultivation in Afghanistan due to the presence of international drug lords, who control the lucrative drug commerce, agriculture officials said on Tuesday.



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    Wheat distributed among 27000 Nangarhar families (Video)

    JALALABAD (PAN): A destitute woman sews up a sack of wheat that she received from pro



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    Nangarhar’s ancient fish farm washed away

    JALALABAD (PAN): A historic fish farm was destroyed as a result of flooding in a nearby dam in eastern Nangarhar province, agriculture officials said on Monday.



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    Afghanistan’s enterprising women farmers (Video)

    KABUL (PAN): “I cover most of my family expenses with the blisters of my hands,” are th



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    Afghanistan’s enterprising women farmers

    KABUL (PAN): “I cover most of my family expenses with the blisters of my hands,” are the poetic words that 55-year-old Fatima employs to describe her source of income.



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    Livestock vaccination drive launches in Kunduz (Video)

    KUNDUZ CITY (PAN): More than 50 thousand livestock will be vaccinated during a campaign laun



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    Anti-locust drive launched in Samangan

    AIBAK (PAN): A three-month campaign against locust was launched in northern Samangan province on Sunday, after farmers complained the insects were damaging their crops, an official said.



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    Paktika livestock farmers seek vet clinics

    SHARANA (PAN): Livestock owners on Tuesday said they lost thousands of animals every year due to lack of veterinary clinics in southeastern Paktika province.