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‘Plant More Sandalwood’

‘Plant More Sandalwood’
Great North Seafood Limited owner Xiao Zhang Du (left) showing his sandalwood plantation to Minister for Forest Osea Naiqamu during the tour at Tuatua in Labasa yesterday. Photo:SHRATIKA NAIDU
April 05
11:22 2017

Minister for Forests Osea Naiqamu, who is touring the Northern Division, is encouraging people to plant more sandalwood.

During his visit to Great North Seafood Limited’s sandalwood plantation in Tuatua, Labasa yesterday, Mr Naiqamu said he was very happy to see the company owner, Xiao Zhang Du, invest in sandalwood.

During the tour around his property, Mr Du showed some of the techniques he used to keep the sandalwood trees healthy.

“The purpose of my tour to the North is to encourage people to plant more trees like sandalwood and protect our forests,” Mr Naiqamu said.

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