Since 2009, about 19,600 jeribs (3,920 hectares) of land in seven northern Afghan provinces have been transformed into fruit orchards, says NHLP coordinator Ahmad Fahim Jabri.
The NHLP has slowly demonstrated that high-density planting in orchards results in fruit production worth five times an opium crop.
also produces network specials, institutional spots and PSAs for the League's broadcast partners in addition to two weekly television series: NHL Cool Shots(TM), a lifestyle program that brings behind-the-scenes hockey action to fans across North America, and NHL Power Week(TM), a game highlights show broadcast to more than 170 countries outside North America.
In addition, NHLP
provides original programming for the newly launched Canadian-based NHL Network: And is currently in production on the second year of ESPN's "The Season" featuring the Colorado Avalanche.
In addition to supporting NHL broadcasts on ABC, ESPN, CBC, TSN and RDS, as well as local rightsholders of the League's 30 teams, NHLP
produces network specials for the League's broadcast partners in addition to two weekly television series: "NHL Cool Shots," a lifestyle television program that brings behind-the-scenes hockey action and player personality to fans across North America, and "NHL Power Week," a game highlights show broadcast to more than 217 countries outside North America.