Afghan Voice Agency (AVA): Kandahar Department of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock announced that 36 tons of honey were produced in Kandahar this year.
According to Pajhwok Mohammadullah Noori, the head of this department said that this year, 36 tons of honey were produced from beekeeping farms in Kandahar, while last year this figure was 32 tons.
He added that this honey was collected from 20 beekeeping farms, while in the past the number of beekeeping farms in this province reached 62 farms.
According to him, war, drought and economic problems have caused the destruction of 42 beekeeping farms in this province.
Noori emphasized: Beekeeping farms are increasing again and the amount of honey production has also increased compared to last year.