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 ...

Baku hosts International conference on plant quarantine

21.06.2011 [14:15]
The 49th conference of the European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization ...

World food prices set to remain high

07.06.2011 [19:34]
High and volatile agricultural commodity prices are likely to prevail for the rest of this year and into 2012 according to the latest analysis published today in FAO`s biannual Food Outlook ...

UN to battle locusts and their appetites in Central Asia and Caucasus

20.05.2011 [11:40]
The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) today announced a scheme to assist 10 countries across Central Asia and the Caucasus to protect up to 25 million hectares of their ...

Azerbaijan presented at international agricultural fair in Turkey

13.05.2011 [16:58]
Azerbaijan is presented at Ecology-2011- Organic Products and Environmental Technologies Trade Fair in Turkey ...

Cutting food waste to feed the world

13.05.2011 [10:15]
Roughly one third of the food produced in the world for human consumption every year — approximately 1.3 billion tonnes ...

Global food prices hold steady

06.05.2011 [09:44]
Food prices remained virtually steady in April after falling in March following eight months of successive increases, FAO announced today ...