Khartoum - The cotton plantation operations for the 2017-2018 season were completed, in implementation of Sudan Cotton Company's plan approved by the Board of Directors of the company to cultivate an area of 50 thousand acres.
Director General of Gezira Scheme, Eng. Osman Samsaa said that the crop is expected to have high productivity this season, promising to stand by farmer to solve all obstacles of irrigation and others,
National Coordinator of Cotton Research, Professor Ahmed Mohamed Mustafa said the crop was free of any diseases, directing farmers to use agricultural machinery in the right ways to increase production.
For his part, Director General of Sudan Cotton Company, Eng. Mohieddin Ali said the company will continue to finance the agricultural process in various stages to ensure the continuity of the relationship and the contractual partnership between the company and farmer, revealing the company's plan to increase the cultivated areas in the coming seasons.