On 20 February 2015, International Water Management Institute (IWMI) Central Asia Office in collaboration with International Potato Center (CIP) organized the teleconference on “Water saving techniques and cultivation of new varieties of potato crop in conditions of Samarkand Province and Fergana Valley”. The teleconference linked scientists and farmers from Fergana valley and Samarkand region. The event was organized in collaboration with Andijan Agricultural Institute and Samarkand Agricultural Institute. Potato growing farmers, including 10 female farmers, and scientists from both regions, total 80, participated in the event.

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