Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture visits  France
An Azerbaijani delegation led by Minister of Agriculture Heydar Asadov has visited France to attend a conference entitled “Agriculture in the wake of climate change. The conference discussed threats emerging in the field of agriculture due to negative impact of climate change and adaptation of agriculture to climate change. ...
Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture to attend 52nd Paris International Agricultural Show

Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture to attend 52nd Paris International Agricultural Show

18.02.2015 [22:50]
An Azerbaijani delegation led by Minister of Agriculture Heydar Asadov will attend the 52nd Paris International Agricultural Show. On the sidelines of the show, the Azerbaijani delegation will attend a conference entitled “Agriculture in the wake of climate ...
 Ganja Automobile Plant, Minsk Tractor Plant sign cooperation agreement

Ganja Automobile Plant, Minsk Tractor Plant sign cooperation agreement

11.02.2015 [13:26]
Ganja Automobile Plant and Minsk Tractor Plant (MTZ) have inked an agreement on cooperation. Speaking to the signing ceremony, which took place at the Belarus Embassy in Azerbaijan, chairman of the Ganja Automobile Plant ...
Azerbaijan, Ukraine discuss prospects for cooperation in agricultural sphere

Azerbaijan, Ukraine discuss prospects for cooperation in agricultural sphere

06.02.2015 [16:02]
Deputy Minister of Agriculture Ilham Guliyev has met a delegation led by the member of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Sergey Taruta to discuss prospects for cooperation in agricultural sphere. Ilham Guliyev hailed Azerbaijan as historically agrarian country where 40 percent of the population works in agriculture. He praised the ...
President Ilham Aliyev: This year has been declared Year of Agriculture

President Ilham Aliyev: This year has been declared Year of Agriculture

31.01.2015 [11:37]
“This year has been declared the Year of Agriculture. It is a priority for us. Further development of agriculture and industry is the main focus of the non-oil sector. Reforms are under way. This has been mentioned here. On the one hand, structural reforms are carried out and ...
Land reclamation projects are quite important among infrastructure ones, President Ilham Aliyev

Land reclamation projects are quite important among infrastructure ones, President Ilham Aliyev

29.01.2015 [14:07]
“Quite important among infrastructure projects are land reclamation ones. We have ensured their implementation. We have implemented two ambitious mega-projects - the Shamkirchay and Takhtakorpu water reservoirs, as well as canals and power plants. In the future it will serve Azerbaijan. So these water reservoirs and canals will serve ...

Dutch international agricultural website hails Azerbaijan’s successes

26.07.2014 [12:34]
The Dutch international agricultural website “Fresh Plaza” has mentioned Azerbaijan’s success in the area for the running year. The information says Azerbaijan has increased its revenues from agricultural products for ...

President Ilham Aliyev: Commissioning of the Shamkirchay water reservoir is scheduled for this year

14.07.2014 [20:51]
“Commissioning of the Shamkirchay water reservoir is scheduled for this year. This is a major infrastructure project. Tens of thousands of hectares of land will be irrigated. Coupled with the Takhtakorpu reservoir, it will greatly improve the ...

We should try to take large amounts of agricultural products to the European markets, Azerbaijani President

14.07.2014 [18:28]
“We need to expand into new markets. We need to access regional markets. We are working in this direction now, and we should try to take large amounts of agricultural products to the European markets,” said President of Azerbaijan ...
Solar powered agricultural robot built in Australia

Solar powered agricultural robot built in Australia

08.07.2014 [15:44]
A new solar-powered robot has been designed for farms to collect data on pests and plant disease, pick weeds, and even harvest crops in future. The Ladybird is laser-guided and self-driving robot that uses sensors and hyper-spectral cameras to collect data about pests and crop conditions as it moves around, which it ...
Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture meets World Bank Country Manager

Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture meets World Bank Country Manager

12.06.2014 [13:28]
Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture Heydar Asadov has met World Bank Country Manager for Azerbaijan Larisa Leshchenko. During the meeting, the sides signed an Agricultural Competitiveness Improvement Project ...
Italian “Mondo macchina” issues article on Azerbaijan’s economic development

Italian “Mondo macchina” issues article on Azerbaijan’s economic development

08.06.2014 [12:02]
Italian Mondo Macchina, website on agriculture, has posted an article on Baku-hosted “Agrihort Azerbaijan-2014” 8th international agriculture exhibition highlighting Azerbaijan’s rapid and dynamic economic development. The article reads that Azerbaijan achieved rapid improvement thanks to its rich energy ...
Azerbaijani Agriculture Minister meets WB delegation

Azerbaijani Agriculture Minister meets WB delegation

20.05.2014 [22:10]
Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture Heydar Asadov has met World Bank Country Manager for Azerbaijan Larisa Leshchenko, and Manager at the WB Dina Umali-Deininger. They discussed prospects for cooperation between the country and the bank in the field of ...
Azerbaijani Agriculture Minister meets member of Dutch Senate

Azerbaijani Agriculture Minister meets member of Dutch Senate

25.04.2014 [20:14]
Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture Heydar Asadov has met a Dutch delegation led by Member of Senate Rene van der Linden. The Minister hailed development of relations in economic and political spheres, saying this paved the way for active cooperation in the field of agriculture ...
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Agriculture meets representatives of Qatar Holding

Azerbaijan`s Minister of Agriculture meets representatives of Qatar Holding

05.02.2014 [20:28]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Agriculture Heydar Asadov has today met representatives of Qatar Holding. Asadov praised relations between Azerbaijan and Qatar. ...
Azerbaijan, France discuss agricultural cooperation

Azerbaijan, France discuss agricultural cooperation

29.01.2014 [16:28]
Azerbaijan and France have discussed ways of developing agricultural cooperation as Agriculture Minister Heydar Asadov met French Minister for Food Industry Guillaume Garot. Asadov said France was one of the major European countries manufacturing high quality ...
Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture meets head of EU delegation

Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture meets head of EU delegation

25.01.2014 [18:45]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Agriculture Heydar Asadov has met head of the European Union`s Delegation to the country Malena Mard. They discussed a variety of issues, including food security and prospects for developing ...
Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture attends 6th Berlin Agriculture Ministers' Summit

Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture attends 6th Berlin Agriculture Ministers' Summit

21.01.2014 [18:51]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Agriculture Heydar Asadov has attended the 6th Berlin Agriculture Ministers' Summit. With over 1.500 participants, among them 72 Ministers from around the world this year, the GFFA is a unique political conference which focuses on key issues regarding the future of the ...
Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture meets German ambassador

Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture meets German ambassador

16.01.2014 [18:52]
Azerbaijan’s Minister of Agriculture Heydar Asadov has met Germany’s Ambassador to the country Heidrun Tempel. The aim of the meeting was to discuss prospects for cooperation in the field of ...