İBRAHİM SAĞLAM: WE HAVE GOOD RESULTS FROM THE ARONIA FRUIT IN SAMSUN REGION

After getting good results from the aronia fruit, which was planted for trial purposes on a 10-decare land in the Çarşamba Plain by the Samsun Provincial Directorate of Agriculture and Forestry, it was decided to increase the production area to 100 decares. In order to diversify agricultural production in Çarşamba …

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GLOBAL WHEAT PRICES SOAR AFTER EXPORT BAN OF INDIA!

Global wheat prices increased after India banned wheat exports on Friday. Wheat futures prices traded in Chicago rose 5.9 percent to $12.47 and hit the highest levels of the last two months. According to the news of the Reuters agency, corn prices increased by 2 percent and soybean prices increased …

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LAPSEKI PEACH RECEIVES GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATION!

AK Party Group Deputy Chairman and Çanakkale Deputy Bülent Turan gave the good news that Çanakkale’s 10th geographical indication product is Lapseki peach. Giving the good news that Çanakkale got its 10th geographical indication with Lapseki peach, Turan said, “While the geographical indication guarantees the source and quality of the …

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RUSSIA INCREASES FRUIT AND VEGETABLE IMPORTS FROM ANTALYA!

Fruit and vegetable growers in the southern province of Antalya have been enjoying a revival in demand for their produce from Russia. Initially, Farmers in the provinces were adversely affected by the war between Russia and Ukraine. Exports from the western Mediterranean region to Russia, a major market for Turkiye, declined by 45 percent in …

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LATEST FARMING TECHNOLOGIES ATTRACT YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS IN PAKISTAN…

Rooftop and hydroponic farming give opportunities to explore more environmentally friendly options… LAHORE, Pakistan… With alarm bells ringing all over the world over global warming, new farming technologies are helping the young generation reduce waste and keep the Earth healthy. A survey by the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics in 2018 …

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HAPPY ‘WORLD FARMERS’ DAY’!

International Federation of Agricultural Producers (IFAP) in accordance with the decision taken during general board meeting held on 14 May 1984 declared the 14 of May as World Farmers’ Day in order to remind the importance of farming profession and  revive the farmers’ problems all over the world. In this …

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MUHAMMET ÖZTÜRK: POPPY SEED EXPORTS TO INDIA RESUME AFTER A 2.5-YEAR HIATUS

Press release… The 2.5-year longing for exports in white poppy, one of Turkiye’s traditional export products, is over. Turkish white poppy received export visa to India, the largest export market. Exporting companies loaded their products on ships to send them to India after a break of 2.5 years. The sector …

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UKRAINE WAR CONSEQUENCES FOR 2022 EUROPEAN SORGHUM AREAS!

Within a few weeks, the war in Ukraine has disturbed the world economy in many of its sectors. How can this situation impact the 2022 grain areas – and in particular, those of sorghum? At the moment, it is hard to give an estimate as to the end of the …

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FAO DRAWS ATTENTION TO A GREATER CRISIS IN FOOD SECURITY!

Press release… FAO Director-General calls for approaches to prevent an even greater crisis at 33rd FAO Regional Conference in Poland… 11/05/2022 Lodz, Poland/Rome – Ministers and high-level representatives from across Europe and Central Asia met today at the FAO Regional Conference for Europe (ERC33) to discuss not only the implications of …

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WATER POLICIES ASSOCIATION FROM TURKIYE ACCEPTED AS THE NEW MEMBER OF WATER EUROPE…

The Water Europe Community (WE), which was established in Brussels for the purpose of cooperation and coordination in research and innovation for the water sector in Europe, announced that it has made the Water Policies Association from Turkiye as a member. Anca Popa Water Europe Secretariat – Water Europe Community …

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