calendar>>October 20. 2023 Juche 112
Afforestation Promoted by Trade Union Members in DPRK
Pyongyang, October 20 (KCNA) -- Workers and members of the General Federation of Trade Unions of Korea (GFTUK) are devoting their patriotism to tree planting and cultivating.

The Central Committee of the GFTUK conducted organizational and political work to encourage its organizations at all levels to cover the areas in their charge with trees and flowers.

Employees of the Pyongyang Hosiery Factory transplanted more than 10 000 saplings including those of walnut and chestnut trees.

Workers of the Thaechon Power Station have planted trees of good species including Larix lepolepis in mountains.

Trade union officials and members of the Anju Pump Factory are striving to raise the rate of rooting of saplings by cultivating them in a responsible manner.

Employees of the Phyongwon County Koryo Medicine Pharmaceutical Factory have cultivated medicinal tree forests with care.

Those at the Anju Footwear Factory and the Phyongwon County Food Administration Station are pushing ahead with the afforestation while introducing advanced methods to produce saplings of good species.

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