Laghman province strives to boost economy through farming
Eric Dorbeare, senior agricultural adviser, Regional Command-East, United States Department of Agriculture, listens to line directors of Laghman province at Forward Operating Base Mehtar Lam, May 18, 2013. Line directors brought concerns and recommendations for U.S. forces to work together to increase agriculture production in Laghman province. Farming is an important part of Laghman province's economy with almost 90 percent of the population employed by agriculture. The group discussed ways to improve farming production in order to boost the economy. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by 1st Lt. Sam Otto, 129th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment/RELEASED)

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