calendar>>May 23. 2014 Juche 103
First Weeding of Maize Fields Carried out at 90 Percent
Pyongyang, May 23 (KCNA) -- Agricultural workers and helpers of the DPRK are pushing forward weeding of maize fields while directing forces to rice-transplantation and other crops-planting.

The first weeding of maize fields across the country was carried out at 90 percent.

Cooperative farms in Pyongyang and North Phyongan Province finished the weeding of maize fields.

Agricultural workers in Kangnam, Kongdong, Ryongchon and Cholsan counties are tending maize fields like flower gardens.

Agricultural workers in Nampho City also finished the weeding as scheduled and started second weeding.

Paechon, Jaeryong, Yonsan and Sohung counties in South and North Hwanghae provinces are weeding maize fields qualitatively.

Farms in South Phyongan, South Hamgyong and Kangwon provinces are pushing ahead with weeding.

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