A resource in the Syrian Ministry of Farming revealed the seeding of more than one million hectares connected with wheat out of the planned area of 1.6 million hectares and about a thousand hectares of barley. He pointed out that ?these areas be construed as a sure guarantee to secure the nation’s requirements of rice and barley?.
The amount of precipitation recently contributed to the advancement of the agricultural circumstances for the winter season, while using the percentage of wheat execution 60%, barley 79%, pulses 57% and winter season vegetables 89%.
The source specific to the planning for the cultivation of 893791 hectares with irrigated wheat, of which 414047 hectares happen to be implemented so far, which has a 46 percent application, which is excellent compared to the reality of the declare irrigation projects, a few of which came out of service. In the western world wheat, the plant will be planned to grow 902371 hectares, 73 percent, with the likely increase in rainfed area due to improved rainfall.
The reference pointed out that the areas grown with medical together with aromatic crops arrive at about 15 1000 hectares, and are increasing throughout the coming period simply because they’re affected by the high fees of rain appealing in recent days and nights. Winter vegetables, over 19,000 hectares, be construed as 76 percent from the planned plan, and those crops depend on colonic irrigation.
The emergence of the area of Raqqa from the generation cycle, an additional burden factor on the Syrian market, because it is considered together with the province of Hassake ?Syrian foodstuff basket?. The farming sector is encountered with a “big gap”, especially in “strategic” crops such as wheat, natural cotton, sugar beet and maize, of produced by the japanese provinces.
Syria’s pre-war production involved 3.5 trillion tonnes of entire on average, enough in order to reach domestic demand along with allowed exports abroad, partly due to the use of Euphrates water to help irrigate the vast sweet in the east of the us.