Kazakhstan plans increased organic soybean acreage

Kazakhstan plans increased organic soybean acreage

Government encourages return to organic production methods using modern technology

Following a trend of higher soybean harvests in recent years, the Kazakh agriculture ministry has announced plans to increase the area planted with soybean to 206,000 hectares (509,000 acres) over the next three years, and to encourage a return to organic production methods using modern technology.