calendar>> March 16. 2014 Juche 103
Rodong Sinmun Calls for Promoting Organic Farming Method
Pyongyang, March 16 (KCNA) -- Rodong Sinmun Sunday editorially calls for positively introducing the organic farming method and other advanced farming methods and technologies to radically increase agricultural production.

To positively promote the organic farming method at present is the requirement for development of agriculture in the DPRK and the trend of the developing agriculture of the world, the editorial says, referring to the tasks for promoting the organic farming method.

It says:

What is important in the organic farming method is to produce and use lots of organic fertilizers.

It is necessary to direct efforts to the production of organic fertilizers and increase the amount of fertilizer applied per hectare.

It is important to establish the ring-shaped rotation production system, widely use biological agrochemicals and introduce the organic farming method by mud snail.

The agricultural field should positively introduce good cultivation methods and technologies including cultivation of tall rice seedlings, potato and grain double-cropping method, cultivation of green manure crops to make further achievements in introducing the organic farming method.

It should generalize successes and experience gained in introducing the organic farming method to raise a strong wind of introducing the farming method.

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