President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, at a government meeting to implement the National Forest Program, signed a decree on planting 10 million trees in Turkmenistan in 2020, the Turkmen State Radio and Television reported “Vatan” in its information program.
Greening campaigns in the country involve all the ministries and departments of the country, regional and city authorities. This year alone, 5 million seedlings will be planted near Ashgabat. Another 5 million seedlings of deciduous, coniferous, fruit trees and grapes will be planted in all regions.
The main organizer of this grand landscaping company was the Ministry of Agriculture and Environmental Protection of Turkmenistan. The department was entrusted with providing the metropolitan and regional administrations, all other other structures with seedlings and controlling plantings and their care.