Domestic garlic in high demand in Ukraine

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It was a mild winter this year in the Ukraine, followed by spring rains, so although it is too early to tell, a good garlic harvest is expected if the current situation continues.

Ukrainian garlic company Patriot expects to harvest around 300 tonnes of fresh garlic this season which is a 30% increase compared to last year's harvest. According to Natalia Sudarkina from Patriot, almost all of this volume has been reserved for Ukrainian supermarkets.

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INTERNATIONAL DAY OF RURAL WOMEN

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EMPOWERMENT OF WOMEN

Every year on the 15th of October, strating in 1998, most countries of the world celebrate INTERNATIONAL DAY OF RURAL WOMEN. This day was established to recognize and honor the contribution that rural women invest in their families, communities and the world at large. Unfortunately, the activities of rural women remained unrecognized and undervalued for a long time. This is despite the fact that they (rural women) produce more than half of agricultural products in the world, affecting both food security and economic development in general.

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