Azerbaijan, Argentina sign MoU on agricultural cooperation

21.09.2011 [20:13]
Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Agriculture and the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries of Argentina have today signed a Memorandum of Understanding ...

Baku hosts seminar on Food Security Monitoring Systems

21.09.2011 [14:36]
A two-day seminar on presentation and implementation of Food Security Monitoring Systems has today started in Azerbaijan`s capital ...

Honey fair starts in Baku

20.09.2011 [15:35]
The traditional honey fair organized by the Azerbaijan Ministry of Agriculture, started today in Khatai District, Baku. According to the deputy minister of agriculture ...

Agriculture grows 9.4% in Azerbaijan

15.09.2011 [10:10]
Azerbaijan`s agricultural output saw a 9.4% increase in the first eight months of 2011 against the same period of last year, the State Statistical Committee ...

Baku hosting symposium on seed-farming

05.09.2011 [14:05]
A symposium on seed-farming has today started in Baku. The event brought together 24 companies from Turkey and Azerbaijan ...

Bird Flu rears its head again

31.08.2011 [16:36]
FAO urged heightened readiness and surveillance against a possible major resurgence of the H5N1 Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza amid signs that a mutant ...

Ankara to host agriculture exhibition

29.08.2011 [15:20]
The 15th international agriculture exhibition will be organized in Ankara on September 8-11. The exhibition will feature latest achievements and ...

Azerbaijan, World Bank to continue cooperation

16.08.2011 [19:00]
The preparatory work has been completed within the second phase of the World Bank project on “Azerbaijan Rural Investment” (AzRIP), Azerbaijani Agriculture Minister Ismat Abbasov said at a meeting with Head of the WB Baku Office Joseph Owen ...

High-level FAO operational meeting called in Rome

16.08.2011 [13:20]
Urgent and concrete measures intended to heighten the international response to the worsening crisis in the Horn of Africa will be the focus of a high-level ...

Increased forest threat from extreme weather

10.08.2011 [22:59]
Extreme weather events and natural disasters will pose an increasing threat to the world`s forests in coming years, requiring heightened cooperation between ...

As famine spreads action urgently needed

06.08.2011 [20:29]
As famine spread to three more areas of southern Somalia and threatened to engulf the whole of the country`s south, FAO warned that immediate action ...

Togo sees significant return on investment in agriculture

04.08.2011 [14:19]
The European Union`s (EU) investment in agricultural rehabilitation in Togo has led to benefits that are almost double their cost, according to FAO. The Organization ...

Azerbaijan`s Agriculture Minister meets WB Baku Office head

27.07.2011 [17:11]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Agriculture Ismat Abbasov has met with World Bank`s (WB) Baku Office head Joseph Owen and members of appraisal mission of the ...

Azerbaijan`s Agriculture Minister meets Hungarian Ambassador

21.07.2011 [18:29]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Agriculture Ismat Abbasov has met with Hungarian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Zsolt Chutora ...

FAO Conference approves budget increase

04.07.2011 [23:02]
FAO`s governing Conference has unanimously approved a regular programme budget of $1,005.6 million for the Organization for the 2012-13 biennium ...

Baku hosts regional seminar on agriculture

04.07.2011 [16:13]
A regional seminar on “Capacity-building of agriculture ministries in Central Asian nations and Azerbiajan for supporting agro-business ...

Azeri agricultural minister attending 37th session of FAO conference

29.06.2011 [16:49]
Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture Ismat Abasov is attending the 37th session of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) conference in Rome, Italy ...

International phytosanitary conference ends

25.06.2011 [11:25]
The 49th conference of the European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization`s (EPPO) working group for phytosanitary has today ended here. The conference brought together ...

New locust threat in Madagascar

21.06.2011 [15:17]
Current buildup of locust populations in southwestern Madagascar could turn into a plague and seriously endanger the livelihoods of 13 million people unless a new campaign is launched to ...