Thursday, September 23, 2010

Punjab farmers to acquire 50,000 hectares of land in Ethiopia

“We will be inking a deal with the Ethiopia government next month for getting at least 50,000 hectares of area for growing crops like pulses and maize, which will be exported to India and Europe,” Confederation of Potato Seed Farmers President Sukhjit Singh Bhatti told PTI here.Bhatti will lead a delegation of 16 interested potato growers from Punjab to carry out farming in Ethiopia. Read more….


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