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Diyala Agriculture Directorate: Wheat production in the governorate reaches 230,000 tons

Diyala Agriculture Directorate expected that wheat production would reach / 230 / thousand tons, which would achieve self-sufficiency in securing the flour items within the ration card.

The Director of Diyala Agriculture Media, Muhammad al-Mandalawi, told the correspondent of the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA): “The abundance of rains contributed greatly to increasing the area of land cultivated with the wheat crop and increasing production,” noting: “The production of one dunum may reach two tons of wheat.”

He added: “The support of the Ministry of Agriculture for the winter plan, by providing seeds and fertilizers, contributed to creating high flexibility in increasing areas and achieving abundant production.”

Source: National Iraqi News Agency