Kyrgyz farmers have bought a total of 678 MT of seed potatoes
at 1000 euros per MT from Holland, Kyrgyzstan
Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation Taalaibek Aidaraliev said at a press conference.
In the near future, Kyrgyzstan
will not need to import trucks of seeds from abroad; the minister said adding that in Bishkek, and in other areas, there are to be laboratories for growing seeds.
A spokesperson for the Ministry of Agriculture said that the first laboratory has been in operation in Bishkek for two months. The equipment was purchased in Korea and work on reproduction and breeding has already started, he said.
Fruitnews article (Russian): http://www.fruitnews.ru/technology/growing/39278-agrarii-kirgizii-zakupili-gollandskikh-semyan-na-1-mln-dollarov-ssha.htmlSource:http://www.knews.kg/society/49528_kyirgyizskie_fermeryi_potratili_okolo_1_mln_na_semena_kartofelya_iz_gollandii