Orchard Extended in Pukchong County of DPRK
Pyongyang, April 4 (KCNA) -- Sixty years has passed since a new history of fruit farming was started in the DPRK, with the historic enlarged meeting of the Presidium of the Workers' Party of Korea Central Committee.
In his concluding speech "On Planting Orchards through an All-people Movement" at the enlarged meeting of the Presidium of the Workers' Party of Korea Central Committee held in Pukchong County of South Hamgyong Province on April 7, Juche 50 (1961), President
The respected Comrade
True to the Party's intention to turn Pukchong County into a leading large fruit producer, the officials and working people of the county turned out as one to build a modern orchard.
Under the goal of planting an orchard of hundreds of hectares by the 100th birth anniversary of President
Thus, for the past thousands of hectares of orchards have been planted and fruit production boosted, with the county turned into a leading fruit producer.