In 2019, Kyrgyzstan to increase the planted areas under agricultural crops




In 2019, the general planted areas under agricultural crops in Kyrgyzstan will increase by nearly 4 thsd ha, compared with the last year level, and total 1.219 mln ha, declared the First Vice Prime Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic, Kubatbek Boronov on March 6.

At the same time, since 2016 in Kyrgyzstan the planted areas under cottonseed, tobacco, corn, sugar beet, perennial grasses and several other crops continued annually increasing, while the areas under low-profitable crops somewhat decreased.

So, every year Kyrgyzstan decreased the areas under wheat. Since 2016, the figures decreased by more than 28 thsd ha, K.Boronov said.