BAKU, Azerbaijan, May 26. Uzbek forestry enterprises plan to organize plantations of medicinal plants on an area of 4,984 hectares in 2022,Trend reports via Uzbek Ministry of Agriculture.
In 2022, it is planned to procure 8,555 tons of medicinal plant raw materials.
In the spring of 2022, 27 state forestry enterprises created experimental plantations of rare species of medicinal plants such as blueberries, raspberries, and currants on an area of 11.5 hectares.
In addition, experimental plantations of 8 species (lavender, rosemary, sage, thyme, etc.) of rare medicinal plants were created by 54 state forestry enterprises in on an area of 195.1 hectares.