BAZAR: Drought-Induced Wheat Problem Discussed
This year, about one million hectares of wheat fields have been lost due to the drought in Afghanistan.
Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation says the drought this year has reduced crop yields of about one million tons of wheat in the country.
Ministry officials said they will distribute thirty thousand improved wheat seeds to farmers to increase wheat yields next year.
In this episode host Zarmina Mohammadi discusses the topic with Rafiullah Nasrati, a member at the Afghan Sciences Academy.
Mohammadi also discusses the signing of 32 public service projects with private companies with Mohammad Rafiq Junbish, deputy spokesman for Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development.