DASHOGUZ REGION ON THE THRESHOLD OF COTTON HARVESTING

Integrated preparation to cotton harvest, which starts on September 16, has been accomplished in the northern region of the country. Nine cotton gin facilities of Daşoguzpagta Production Association are ready to receive harvested cotton. Necessary preventive and corrective maintenance works have been carried out at the facilities.43 reception facilities and laboratory for inspection of quality of produced raw materials have also been prepared for 24/7 work.

Necessary preparation works have been accomplished at cotton gin and reception facilities under the structure of Sadullah Rozmetov Agricultural Joint Stock Venture.

All profile agricultural equipment including 156 highly productive John Deer harvesters as well as MX-1.8 built-in tractor based cotton harvesters made in Uzbekistan have been prepared. It is worth to mention that new shipment of harvesters has come to the region on the threshold of the campaign.

1,832 trucks and tractors with trailers will be used for transportation of raw cotton. This year, farmers of the northern region plan to produce not less than 275,000 tons of cotton from 155,000 hectares.