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TURKEY PREPARING TO BUY 5 AIRPLANES TO FIGHT WILDFIRES…

Country also opened tenders to rent 20 planes, 55 helicopters to be used in 2022-2024… Turkiye is preparing to buy five amphibious airplanes to fight wildfires, according to information obtained by Anadolu Agency on Tuesday. Upon the request of the General Directorate of Forestry, the Turkish Presidency of Defense Industries …

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ZİYA ŞAHİN: SIX THOUSAND HECTARES OF PINE HONEY FOREST AREA EXTINGUISHED

Stating that 6 thousand hectares of pine honey forest area burned in forest fires, Ziya Şahin, Head of Turkish Beekeepers’ Association (TAB), said, “Global climate change has turned both our plants and living things upside down, in short, the biosystem has been mostly affected. It’s not just about honey production. …

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ZİYA ŞAHİN: WITHOUT BEES AGRICULTURE COLLAPSES!

The Chairperson of the Turkish Beekeepers’ Association (TAB) warned: Without bees, agriculture will collapse Ziya Şahin, Chairperson of the Turkish Beekeepers’ Association, stated that after the global climate change and forest fires, the living spaces of bees have narrowed and without bees, agriculture and biodiversity will disappear. Ziya Şahin Saying …

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“COST OF 1 HONEY TIN INCREASES FROM 450 TL TO 650 TL”

According to the information given by Turkish Beekeepers’ Association (TAB) Chairperson Ziya Şahin, a 28-kilogram honey tin, which could be produced for 450-500 TL last year, is produced for 650-780 TL this year. According to TURKSTAT, although honey prices rose by 20 percent to 53 TL in the 2020-2021 September …

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HONEY PRODUCTION FALLS SHARPLY, PRICES SOAR BY 60 PERCENT!

Honey production, which fell 50 percent this year due to drought, decreased by 70 percent in total due to forest fires. Ziya Şahin, Head of the Turkish Beekeepers’ Association (TAB), said that this was reflected in the consumer as a 60 percent hike. It is feared that the reduced production …

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CHESTNUT HONEY RECEIVES GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATION AS İSTANBUL’S FIRST FOOD PRODUCT!

A first in Istanbul! Chestnut honey has received geographical indication registration… Ahmet Can The formation, which was established by the chestnut honey producers in Şile district of İstanbul, under the name Şile Agricultural Development Cooperative, applied to the Turkish Patent Institute and registered chestnut honey as the first geographically indicated …

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FISHERY AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS SECTOR RUNS FOR 3.5 BILLION DOLLARS IN EXPORTS…

Press release… The Turkish fishery and animal products sector, which aims to reach an export volume of 3.5 billion dollars by the end of 2023, presented its seafood and animal products to importers from all over the world at the ANUGA Food Fair held in Cologne, Germany. Sinan Kızıltan, Chairman …

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FOREST FIRES IN MUĞLA PUT WORLD PINE HONEY SUPPLIES INTO DANGER!

Beekeepers Mustafa Altı and his son Fehmi were kept busy tending to their hives before wildfires tore through a bucolic region of Turkey that makes most of the world’s prized pine honey. Now the Altıs and generations of other honey farmers in Turkey’s Aegean province of Muğla are looking to …

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SİNAN KIZILTAN: EXPORTS OF FISHERY AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS SURPASS 3 BILLION DOLLARS FOR THE FIRST TIME

Press release… The Turkish fishery and animal products sector garnish the world’s tables for 3 meals a day, increasing its exports by 28 percent in the last year, climbing from 2 billion 350 million dollars to 3 billion dollars 6 million dollars. For the first time in the history of …

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PRICE OF WORDLWIDE KNOWN ANZER HONEY DECLARED AS 1200 TL FOR ONE KG…

The kilogramme of Anzer honey is 1200 TL, there is an order for 1 tonne… The selling price of the world-famous Anzer honey, which is produced in the Anzer Plateau at an altitude of 2,300 metre in Rize’s İkizdere district, was determined as 1200 TL this year. This year, 200 …

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