Thursday, February 28, 2013

More fruit trees for fire victims

La Gomera's government will distribute more than 2.300 fruit trees for immediate planting to farmers and residents who lost crops and trees during the devastating fire last summer. The trees will be distributed in the town of Chipude from 11am today, and will cosist of 15 varieties, including apple, almond, cherry, plum, peach, etc..
In several separate distributions in Valle Gran Rey nearly 1500 tropical fruit trees have already been distributed and planted.
More fruit trees will be given away in several locations soon and the total number re-planted will reach well over 5.000 .
UPDATE 8pm: Further goods news today is the ministry for environment's allocation of nearly 580.000 Euros for the repair of damage in La Gomera's forest 

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