Director of Agricultural Jihad Mahmoudabad:
167 percent of the agricultural mechanization credit was absorbed in Mahmoudabad
According to the Public Relations Department of Jihad-e-Agriculture Organization of Mazandaran, Ahmad Sadeghi, referring to the necessity of modernizing the agricultural mechanization department, stated: 28 billion Rials of facilities were allocated to Mahmoudabad city from the line of credit line for agricultural mechanization this year.
He continued: applicants were asked to purchase 46 tractors, 29 rice combine harvesters, 141 Tiller machines and 27 propagation machines 4, 6 and 8 rows, and two fishery projects and two agricultural implements to the operating bank.
Director of Agriculture Jihad in Mahmoudabad added: So far, 47 billion and 95 million rials, equivalent to 167 percent of the city's total credit, have been absorbed to buy 178 agricultural machinery.
Sadeghi said: This year, from the credit line of Phase 5 agriculture mechanization, facilities with a 15 percent profit and a share of 20 percent are paid to applicants.
"Organizing, reducing production costs, increasing productivity by replacing new agricultural machines and new technology, instead of worn out machines, are the objectives of developing agricultural mechanization," he said.