In the first quarter of this year, 3,700 hectares of fruit orchards and 5,900 hectares of vineyards were reconstructed and planted with 4.7 million seedlings of fruit trees and 11.5 million seeds of grape plants, respectively, according to data provided by the Minselvodkhoz Republic. The total area of orchards has already reached 253,900 hectares, of which 205,200 are fruit producing (this includes the 136,400 hectares set aside for vineyards).
In 2014, farmers of all types for sowing in general delivered 2,500 tons of vegetable seeds, 515 tons of melon seeds, and 392, 400 tons of seed potatoes. In the Republic of Karakalpakstan and the oblasts between agricultural producers and procurement organizations concluded an agreement on the supply of 5.2 million tons of fruit, vegetables, melon products, potatoes and grapes.
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