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Pakistan to increase olive production to make one of top olive producing countries

A plan has been prepared to increase olive production and make Pakistan one of top ten Olive-producing countries.

According to a spokesman of Punjab Agri Department, this project will help in ending the Olive imports.

He said that the Department has decided to convert Chakwal valley into an Olive valley by promoting the Olive cultivation there.

He said that two million Olive plants will be distributed in Punjab during next five years free of cost.

He said that Olive-oil preparing factory has become functional at Chakwal.

Source: Radio Pakistan