Three million trees planted in Turkmenistan in 2019

In Turkmenistan, in 2019, in order to successfully implement the National Forest Program, three million trees will be planted. The corresponding decree was signed by President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.

The decree of the head of state instructs ministries, sectoral departments, administrations of regions and the city of Ashgabat to plant and water drip irrigation of seedlings of deciduous, coniferous, fruit trees and grapes on separate land plots.

The document also instructed the Ministry of Agriculture and Environmental Protection to provide in sufficient quantity a greening campaign with vine and tree saplings, as well as to exercise control over planting and caring for them.