In order to ensure the fulfillment of the tasks and instructions given by the head of state regarding the further development of nutwood cultivation, measures have been taken in recent years in the Gabala region too. So, over the past three years, new orchards with hazels have been planted on an area of 2 thousand 137 ha, and the total area of existing nutwood orchards has reached 6 thousand 247 ha. Currently, there are 4 thousand 827 hectares of nutwood orchards producing harvest in the region. For several days, collection of the first harvest of this season has begun in the walnut orchards. It is expected that up to 9 thousand tons of nuts will be collected from the gardens this year.