Wasit is preparing agricultural season to 1.2 million acres is the highest in its history
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Jassim Al - Falah and sitting in front of satisfaction home without any solution to address what ails his crops, he says (range) that "many problems afflicting the farmer and there are no solutions to them."
He said the southern peasant that " a lot of land away from the river so the water from reaching the ground needs to be for a long time and to electricity and this is a problem in itself because the electricity is not constantly available."
It goes satisfaction by saying that "most of the peasants did not receive wages of marketing the crop two years ago , despite repeated promises to give financial entitlement."
Reza , who owns two large farms in Wasit province , stressed that "there are other problems faced by the farmer a license price of the crop compared to the size of disbursements, especially fertilizer prices have risen dramatically."
He called the farmer Wasti at the conclusion of his speech , " the importance of activating the farm associations to demand the rights of the peasants on condition that the worker , the agricultural engineer because she knows what it needs the farmer and his land."
Turn Hashim al - Awadi, Chairman of the Committee on Agriculture and Water Resources of the Wasit Provincial Council, he said for (range) that "agricultural plan for this year amounted to two million and two hundred thousand agricultural acres, the highest compared to previous years."
Al - Awadi said that "agricultural plan, which was prepared before the start of the agricultural season, which included imported seeds and fertilizer processing as well as coordination with the Water Resources Department to use Almrashenh system."
The Chairman of the Committee on Agriculture that " the local government has provided with the Ministry of Agriculture pesticide for agricultural land," but noted that " the delay in the amount of money led to the affected farmers in the process of seed and fertilizer processing as well as bridging the agricultural costs."
Dhi Qar province , not far from this problem and complain Vlahoha of irrigation water to their land shortages.
Board member of the province of Dhi Qar Waeli Hassan stressed that " the peasants of the province are suffering from many problems the first of the non-arrival of large quantities of water to the Dhi Qar."
He Waeli, told the (range), that "another problem is the cultivation of a small amount because of the water problem, yet the money selling the crop delayed , " stressing that "these problems have made the peasants are demanding a solution."
It expresses a member of the Board of Dhi Qar optimism of a meeting between a number of members of the council at the Ministry of Water Resources, he said , adding , "already has been increasing the amount of water, as optimism over the improvement in the agricultural situation of the province in the future."
Aldechala just turn, first deputy governor of Dhi Qar, get initial approval for the processing of the province spraying pivot irrigation systems , agricultural land stressed.
He Aldechala, in a statement seen by (range), " The purpose of the use of axial and fixed sprinkler system for the advancement of the agricultural level and find new ways to confront the crisis of water scarcity afflicting the province due to the continuing low levels of the Euphrates River and Garraf."
The vice governor of Dhi Qar that "watering systems work on the vast agricultural tracts minimal amount of water, as well as the possibility of adding fertilizer and pesticides with water and use the land is flat."
For his part, MP Furat al - Tamimi, head of the Commission of Agriculture and Water parliamentary, in a press statement that "the ministries of agriculture, commerce , shoulder the responsibility of delayed farmers ' dues Exchange, as well as the deterioration suffered by agriculture in Iraq."
Al - Tamimi said that " the Ministry of Agriculture and bear the significant decline in the agricultural sector and the protection of the agricultural product in addition to the ministry bear the preparation of plans that would improve the agricultural reality and develop it ."
He said Chairman of the Agriculture Committee that "the Ministry of Commerce and other bears are delaying payment of dues of farmers older this year because it 's about them, not agriculture."
The Ministry of Commerce carried, in April, the Ministry of Finance delay payment of dues peasants and farmers marketers wheat crop for the years 2014-2015 , despite the adoption of that money in the 2016 budget and the issuance of more than one probe to guide the minister in this regard.
The Commerce Department said that "the Ministry of Finance put obstacles in dues peasants and farmers exchange and long overdue in the disbursement to the beneficiaries despite the presence of fundamentalist approvals and approval in the state budget approved by the government and ratified by the Act of Parliament."
According to trade a statement that "the Ministry of Finance shall bear all the consequences in dues peasants and farmers exchange , especially since the Commerce Department began the marketing of wheat for this year 's campaign, which require the fulfillment of the obligations by the marketing peasants previous seasons as well as posed by the crop of the importance of food security and to meet the country 's need of grain and supports National product effectively. "