According to tradition, Turkmenistan celebrated the national holiday - Galla Bayramy on July 18, which is the third Sunday of the month. This remarkable holiday was celebrated with a grand festive program, which included scientific forums, art exhibitions, fairs, competitions, concerts and sporting events. President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov sent a congratulatory message to grain growers and machine operators and all the fellow countrymen on the occasion of Galla Bayramy.
"The growth of the agricultural industry of Turkmenistan to the current level, further improvement of social conditions of rural populations, full support to a farmer, abundance of wheat, cotton, vegetables and melons, ensuring a prosperous life of the people these are the basic directions of our agrarian reform, the message said. We have made a decisive step towards the transformation of the Turkmen villages, improving the organization of agricultural work, creating the abundance of agricultural products. In a word, we have made significant progress in this area and agriculture-related industries."
The president said that "the results of hard work of farmers of Turkmenistan became a worthy gift to the 19th anniversary of Turkmenistan's independence, a guarantee of welfare, prosperity and stability of the state, an inexhaustible source of the generosity of the ancient and eternally young Turkmen land."