It is planned to plant about 1000 hectares of walnuts gardens in Moldova in 2008. Mihai Suvac, assistant chief of technological politics management of Ministry of Agriculture and Food Industry, claimed that this is 300 hectares more that in 2007.
Department specialist said that the state pays great attention to industrial walnut growing development. The state covers 35 per cent of expenses to economical agents who occupy with walnut growing.
According to scientists from Institute of gardening of Moldova expenses for growing 1 hectare and care about it account not less than 30-35 thousand leus. However walnut brings more that 2 000 euro from 1 hectare if to treat it skillful.