Mafraq authorities seize unprocessed organic fertilizers via drones

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AMMAN — Utilizing drones, authorities seized 2,900 tonnes of unprocessed organic fertilizer in the northern governorate of Mafraq.اضافة اعلان

Mafraq Governor Salman Njada told the Jordan News Agency, Petra, that the drones on Sunday detected three sites containing large amounts of unprocessed organic fertilizer, estimated at 2,900 tonnes, which unidentified persons were attempting to transfer to their lands for farming purposes.

Unprocessed fertilizer, he explained, violates agricultural standards, as it poses a risk to public safety and the environment, and leads to the spread of insects and pests that infect plants, and negatively impact the environment.

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