LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): The governor has inaugurated a spring tree-plantation drive in southern Helmand province. The campaign also involves developing thousands of nurseries, his office said on Saturday.
FARAH CITY (Pajhwok): Agriculture officials said on Saturday they planned planting 1.3 million trees, including fruit-bearing saplings, in western Farah province as part of next solar year’s spring plantation campaign.
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock said on Saturday it was constructing five slaughter houses and 700 cold storage facilities for storing onions in various parts of the country.
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Foundation stone for building of a large cold storage vegetables facility worth 160 million afghanis had been laid in Jalalabad, the capital city of eastern Nangarhar province, officials said Sunday.