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Ground-Breaking Ceremony Instills Hope for Growth in Marjah

6/6/2011 By Lance Cpl. Katherine M. Solano , II MEF (FWD)

CAMP LEATHERNECK, Afghanistan — As much as 85 percent of Afghanistan’s economic activity is made up of agricultural enterprises in the Helmand and Nimroz provinces. This impressive economic stature makes these areas attractive opportunities for coalition forces to develop and promote independent agricultural growth.

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