At a working meeting on February 21, Deputy Prime Minister Esenmyrat Orazgeldiyev , who oversees the agro-industrial complex , said that the mass planting of seedlings would take place on March 19, the state information agency TDH reports .
Heads of all regions also reported on preparations for planting trees. “The selection of seedlings is carried out according to the soil and climatic conditions of each etrap,” TDH notes.
At a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers on February 18, the Deputy Prime Minister reported to the Interim President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov that this year it is planned to plant 3 million seedlings (one and a half million in Ashgabat and in the velayats) of deciduous, coniferous, fruit trees and grapes.
During the autumn campaigns of last year, trees were planted near the Makhtumkuli Fragi monument under construction in the foothills of the Kopetdag. Then the workers of the green farm of Ashgabat dug holes in advance for planting seedlings by the officials.
During the spring action on March 20, 2021, the head of state and vice-premiers planted seedlings near the park, located near the construction site of the Karakum hotel.
Source: Chronicles of Turkmenistan