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 UAWC and The Food and Agriculture Organization distributed thousands of tropical Seedlings

UAWC and The Food and Agriculture Organization distributed thousands of tropical Seedlings

2018-09-30
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 UAWC and The Food and Agriculture Organization( FAO) ,in cooperation with the Qalqilya Department of Agriculture, distributed thousands of tropical Seedlings to farmers from  Qalqilya province , aiming to increase  the patch of  tropical fruits and to decrease  typical crop cultivation, and the project director Eng. Mohammad Mutawe’ , that this project aims to increase the competitive ability of Palestinian  crop cultivation on a local and international level  through  The diversification of agricultural cultivation in line with the Palestinian ministry of agriculture’s strategy. Different types of seedlings were distributed such as, avocado, lychee. carambola, Annona, figs, grapes, and different types of citrus fruits

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It is worth mentioning that this activity comes within the project to support the economic growth through the development of the agricultural value chain in the West Bank and funded by the Global Affairs Canada and implemented by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the Union of Agricultural Work Committees in cooperation with the Palestinian Ministry of Agriculture.