Kosti, Dec.6(SUNA)- Director General of the Ministry of Production and Economic Resources IN THE White Nile State  Engineer Al-Samha Ahmed Abdel Karim,  praised the efforts of the Agricultural Research Station in the state and the achievements it achieved in the areas of increasing production and productivity and diversifying the crop composition.

This came while she was addressing a  training session today  organized by the Agricultural Research Station in collaboration with  the Korea-Africa Food and Agriculture Cooperation  Initiative (KAFACI).

The Director General of the Ministry of Production affirmed that the White Nile State is a pioneering  state in the field of rice production, pointing to its contribution and providing  a number of states of Sudan with  rice seedlings for the purpose of  producing  the rice seeds and expanding  its cultivation.

.KAFACI Coordinator Dr Yasser Mohamed Ahmed said the initiative works in three axes  represented in production of 60 tons of rice seeds, training and   extension with purpose of raising capacities  of localization  and expansion of cultivation  of rice  in the White Nile State.  

For his part, Director of the Agricultural Research Station in the White Nile In addition, Dr. Khaled Abdallah Osman referred to the efforts made by the station in the field of rice seed production, in addition to its approval of four types of rice seeds, Kosti1, Kosti 2, Wakra and Umgar.

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