Agriculture-Jahad deputy minister and CEO of CORC announced the beginning
operation of a 25000 ton silo in Milajerd.
PAT (the information center of CORC) Shirzad, during the opening ceremony of
silo in Markazi province, said that this project had initiated by the
cooperation of Milajerd rural cooperative(Komyjan county,Markazi province) and Sina bank and supported by the
deputy rural development and deprived areas of first Vice Presiden.
demanded 3.5 billion Rials which 2 billion was supplied by bank facilities and
the remaining was provided by the cooperative member partnership", Shirzad
meantime, he also added that Milajerd rural cooperative with 1800 membership
and covers 13 villages. Appreciating the outstanding participatory approach of
the cooperative members, he stated that up to now, 3700-ton wheat grain has
stored in one section.
supportive approach of CORC toward this initiative, Shirzad named yield
increasing, food security, sustainable entrepreneurship and farmers' welfare as
the significant goals of this project.