State transplants 8.6 million coffee, vegetable, fruit seedlings


Over 8.6 million coffee, vegetable and fruit seedlings were transplanted in the Amhara National Regional State during the main rainy season, the State Agriculture Bureau said. A Vegetables and fruits expert with the Bureau, Belaynesh Melaku, said that the seedlings were transplanted on more than 9,000 hectares of land. According to the expert, some 5.48 million of them are coffee seedlings, while the rest are vegetables and fruits.