Ministry supplier decided to add water about 30 thousand new agricultural acres to plan the next winter season to become Iraq's total agricultural area of 6.0004 million thousand acres.
The general director of running projects in the Ministry of Water Resources Ali Hashim, Saturday, that "the ministry, in coordination with the Ministry of Agriculture prepared a plan special agricultural season winter was characterized by an increase of about 300 thousand acres for a plan last year due to the presence of large amounts of water, especially in the dams has not exhausted until now . "
Hashim added that "the increase in acreage for winter plan for the current year included all the provinces, but focused on the Wasit and Dhi Qar and Diwaniya."
The rain fell during the past winter in large proportions in most of the Iraqi provinces, which shares in the fullness of all the dams set up by the Ministry of Water Resources in many provinces, especially those that have been suffering from water shortages during the summer season.
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