Creation of Medical Plant Resources Brisk in DPRK
Pyongyang, May 5 (KCNA) -- April and May are months for medicinal herb cultivation in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.
With this period as an occasion, the medical herb cultivation is getting brisk in different parts of the country under a national plan for the creation of medical herb resources.
40-odd kinds of main medical herbs were planted in thousands of hectares of land throughout the country until April 30, and a work for creating medical tree forests has been pushed forward.
Many units under the sectors of public health, agriculture, land management and city management have carried out the task for planting medical herbs every day, under their plans for the creation of medical herb resources.
Professional and other medical herb cultivation units strive to sow and transplant medical herb seedlings in the right time, while directing effort to the manuring and cultivation to raise the survival rate of the planted medical herbs.
Housewives, too, turned out in a work to plant many medical trees and herbs in parks and recreation grounds.