USAID promotes rural Aquaculture in Azerbaijan

06.10.2010 [20:33]
The Economic Growth Program of the Baku Office of U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has kicked off the 2nd ...

Forest biodiversity at risk

06.10.2010 [20:25]
The world`s forest biodiversity is threatened by a high global rate of deforestation and forest degradation as well as a decline in primary forest area ...

BAKU HOSTS 3rd INTERNATIONAL AGRICULTURE, FOOD PROCESSING AND PACKAGING EXHIBITION “CASPIAN AGRO - 2010”

29.09.2010 [15:24]
The 3rd International Agriculture, Food Processing and Packaging Exhibition “Caspian Agro - 2010” started here today ...

AZERBAIJAN BECOMES MEMBER OF EPPO EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

24.09.2010 [20:39]
Azerbaijan has been elected a member of the executive committee of the European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization (EPPO). In the organization`s meeting in Paris ...

WB CONDUCTS IDSMIP WORKSHOP IN AZERBAIJAN

23.09.2010 [22:22]
The World Bank has conducted a final workshop on Irrigation Distribution System and Management Improvement Project (IDSMIP) in Azerbaijan ...

AZERBAIJAN IMPORTED ‘OVER 140,000 TONS’ OF GRAIN IN AUGUST

02.09.2010 [19:08]
Azerbaijan imported over 140,000 tons of grain in August, said chairman of the State Customs Committee Aydin Aliyev. He said there would be ...

WHEAT GENOME MAY HELP TACKLE FOOD SHORTAGES

27.08.2010 [21:51]
UK scientists have released draft sequences of the wheat genome, which they think could make a vital contribution to securing global food supplies ...

FOUR MONITORING ON AVIAN FLU CONDUCTED IN AZERBAIJAN IN 2010

27.08.2010 [19:46]
Four monitoring on avian flu was conducted in Azerbaijan in 2010, according to State Veterinary Service under the Ministry of Agriculture of Azerbaijan ...

TURKEY TO IMPORT 330,000 TONS OF DUTY-FREE EU WHEAT

26.08.2010 [22:06]
Turkey`s grain board will allow private companies to import 330,000 metric tons of duty-free European Union wheat this year as part of measures to ease price swings in the domestic market ...

BAKU HOSTS LAST SEMINAR ON PROPHYLAXIS OF BIRD FLU

23.08.2010 [13:40]
The last seminar on prophylaxis of the bird flu co-organized by FAO and Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Agriculture took place in Baku. Heads of the veterinary ...

RUSSIA`S BAN ON GRAIN EXPORTS TAKES EFFECT AS WILDFIRES RAGE

16.08.2010 [18:40]
Russian ban on grain exports took effect Sunday as at least 500 fires raged across the country, according to VOA. Moscow put a halt to the ...

URGENT HELP NEEDED FOR FLOOD-STRICKEN PAKISTAN FARMERS

14.08.2010 [22:19]
As efforts continue to save the lives of Pakistanis stricken by monsoon floodwaters, FAO today warned of serious threats to the livelihoods and food security of millions ...

FAO CUTS WHEAT PRODUCTION FORECAST BUT CONSIDERS SUPPLIES ADEQUATE

06.08.2010 [17:27]
The impact of unfavorable weather events on crops in recent weeks has led Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) to cut its global ...

MOBILE PHONES HELP FARMERS FEED THEIR FIELDS

28.07.2010 [22:19]
Researchers in the Philippines will soon use mobile phones to help farmers use just the right amount of fertilizer, maximizing their harvests ...

MATERIAL BASE OF STATE LEASING COMPANIES IN AGRARIAN SPHERE TO BE STRENGTHENED

26.07.2010 [22:17]
Today President Ilham Aliyev signed an Executive Order “On extra measures in the field of strengthening of material base of the state leasing companies in agrarian sphere” ...

ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION CENTER CREATED IN AZERBAIJAN

14.07.2010 [17:27]
Cattle-breeding is an important branch of agriculture which is intensively developing in Azerbaijan, the country`s minister of agriculture ...

INTERNATIONAL EXPERTS LIMIT MELAMINE LEVELS IN FOOD

14.07.2010 [16:37]
The maximum amount of melamine allowed in powdered infant formula is 1 mg/kg and the amount of the chemical allowed in other foods ...

AZERBAIJAN, JORDAN DISCUSS AGRICULTURAL COOPERATION

22.06.2010 [18:54]
Azerbaijan`s ambassador in Amman Elman Arasli has met Jordanian Agriculture Minister Said Masri to discuss the current level of the bilateral relationship and ...

BAKU HOSTS SEMINAR ON NEW TRENDS IN AGRICULTURAL FINANCING

22.06.2010 [18:42]
Azerbaijan`s capital has hosted A seminar on New Trends in Agricultural Financing. The event was organized by Association of the ...