Solar powered agricultural robot built in Australia
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 ...

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 ...
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 ...

Azerbaijani Agriculture Minister to visit Germany

14.01.2014 [13:21]
Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture Heydar Asadov will pay a visit to Germany this week to attend the Green Week fair, Global Food and Agriculture Forum, as well as the 6th Berlin Agriculture Ministers' Summit ...
Azerbaijan to upgrade animal slaughter facilities

Azerbaijan to upgrade animal slaughter facilities

13.01.2014 [16:58]
Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture Heydar Asadov has met with expert Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Meat & Dairy Officer Anthony Bennet over technical support FAO may provide to develop livestock slaughter facilities ...

8th Azerbaijan International Agriculture Exhibition to take place in May

06.01.2014 [09:36]
The 8th Azerbaijan International Agriculture Exhibition will take place from May 22-24. According to Iteca Caspian, the organizer of the exhibition, main sections at the event will ...

Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture receives FAO representative

20.12.2013 [15:01]
Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture Heydar Asadov has met the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (UN FAO) sub-regional coordinator for Central Asia and representative for Azerbaijan Mustafa Sinaser. The Azerbaijani minister stressed the role of the FAO projects in strengthening ...

Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture meets FAO delegation

20.12.2013 [12:18]
Azerbaijan’s Minister of Agriculture Heydar Asadov has met representatives of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Simone Borelli and Nadine Valla. They exchanged views on opening of a coordination and partnership office of FAO in Baku ...

Azerbaijan, Israel discuss prospects for agrarian cooperation

06.12.2013 [16:26]
Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture Heydar Asadov has met Israeli Ambassador to Azerbaijan Rafael Harpaz to discuss prospects for cooperation between the two countries in the field of agriculture. Minister Asadov stressed the necessity for developing the Azerbaijan-Israel relations in the agrarian sector, and invited Israeli businessmen to Azerbaijan ...