Antara News, Sunday, January 31, 2010 22:26 WIB
Denpasar, Bali (ANTARA News) - Bali province last year produced 3,850 tons of cashew nut, up 25 tons from the year before, a plantation official said.
"The cashew nut production last year is 50 tons higher than the target of 3,800 tons," Head of the Bali Provincial Plantation Office Made Sudharta said on Sunday.
Nearly 2,600 tons of the cashew nut were produced by farmers in Karangasem district on the eastern tip of Bali island and the rest by farmers in Klungkung and Buleleng districts, he said.
The province now has 10,630 hectares of cashew nut plantation.