More wheat and barley to be cultivated, says Huneifat

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AMMAN— Minister of Agriculture Khaled Huneifat said on Monday that the ministry approved a plan to expand the cultivation of wheat and barley through the allocation of interest-free loan packages to farmers, through agricultural credits, according to Al-Ghad News.اضافة اعلان

Speaking at the Jordan Society for Scientific Research at a session in which members of the society, the secretary general of the Agriculture Ministry, the director general of the National Center for Agricultural Research, the director general of the Agricultural Credit Corporation, and the director general of the Cooperative Corporation took part, Huneifat said the necessary seeds for the cultivation of wheat and barley will be provided based on the geographical areas and climate conditions, which heavily affect these crops.

Discussions covered strategies and ideas supporting the expansion of wheat and barley cultivation, which are strategic crops, ways to overcome challenges, and plans to help farmers grow and achieve the largest return possible.

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