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Tanzania PM urges farmers to get ready for massive oil palm cultivation

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

DAR ES SALAAM, May 23 (Xinhua) -- Tanzanian Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa said on Saturday that the east African nation will start engaging in massive cultivation of oil palm from October to end importation of edible oils.
A statement by the Prime Minister's office issued in Kigoma region after Majaliwa had inspected oil palm seedlings nursery owned by Bulombora National Service, an affiliate of Tanzania People's Defense Forces, said the premier told oil palm farmers in the region to get prepared for ...