The Governor of Aswan, Ashraf Attia, announced today, Saturday, that more than 17 thousand tons of wheat crop have been supplied for a season since the start of the harvest season, and that the supply process is regular and that there are no obstacles.
The governor directed agriculture, supply and mills officials to facilitate all procedures during receipt, in addition to facilitating farmers throughout the governorate in order to preserve the crop as it is considered an important strategic crop.
The Governor of Aswan stressed the importance of verifying the quality of the imported wheat and monitoring the state of storage in the barns and silos, stressing that the state spares no effort to provide all the necessary capabilities to obtain the highest productivity per feddan, which during the year witnessed an 80% increase due to the increase in the cultivated areas of wheat. It reached 104 thousand acres.
The governor emphasized that Aswan was the first governorate in the Republic to launch the wheat harvest season due to the high temperatures, pointing out that the target is to supply 131 thousand tons until the end of the harvest season distributed in Aswan mills silo with a capacity of 6 thousand tons, and the silos of Edfu mills with a capacity of 30 thousand tons and silos. Bank mills with a capacity of 60 thousand tons and the Rajhi silo in Toshka with a capacity of 30 thousand tons, while there will be reserve storage in the agricultural bank with a capacity of 5 thousand tons.
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The article The Governor of Aswan: More than 17 thousand tons of wheat were supplied since the start of the harvest season. It was written in Al-Borsa newspaper.