12 December 2012

Angola: More Than One Million Tons of Agricultural Goods Produced in Uije

Uíge — At least 1.615.240 tons of products were cultivated during the 2011/2012 season in northern Uije province by 1,400 peasants.

This was announced on Tuesday here by the director of Agrarian Development Institute (IDA), in Uije, Miguel Mbemba Mata.

This figure represents an increase of production in comparison to 2010/2011 that wereproduced 1.108,976 tones.

The source also said that in the mentioned period it was prepared 540,715 hectares of arable lands, against the previous 479,173 hectares of 2010/2011.

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