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Uzbekistan benefits from the arrival of Chinese agricultural technologies
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Uzbekistan benefits from the arrival of Chinese agricultural technologies

The cotton-picking season arrives in Uzbekistan this month. [Photo/Xinhua] The arrival of Chinese experts and agricultural technologies have brought hopes of higher yields, lower costs and increased income for thousands of cotton farmers in Uzbekistan. Since 2018, the Institute of Cotton Research affiliated with the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences has piloted a cotton production program in four regions of Uzbekistan, including a cotton field covering 50 hectares in Syrdarya and such fields covering a total of 18 hectares in three other regions. Researchers for the program piloted China's cutting-edge technologies in cotton production, including the use of mulch film, the tailored application of fertilizers based on soil conditions, green p...