EghtesadOnline: Iran’s Agriculture Minister Mahmoud Hojjati arrived in the Italian capital Rome on Sunday at the head of a delegation to attend the 40th session of Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Conference that opens today and will run through July 8.
EghtesadOnline: Iran and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations will carry out their first joint program on soybean cultivation in the city of Safiabad in the southern Khuzestan Province’s Dezful County this summer, the head of Safiabad Research, Agricultural Education and Natural Resources Center said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s total cereal production for 2017 is forecast to stand at 20.1 million tons to register a 0.9% increase compared with the 2016 estimate of 19.9 million tons, according to the latest data released by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
EghtesadOnline: The office of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in Iran began a technical cooperation program called "Capacity Building for Increasing Sustainable Oilseed Production Focused on Soybean Value" in a workshop held in Tehran earlier this month, which will be carried out over two years (2017-19), the office said in a press release on Wednesda
EghtesadOnline: UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) announced that Iran will produce 13.5m metric tons of wheat in 2017.
EghtesadOnline: The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), in collaboration with the Forest, Range and Watershed Organization of Iran conducted a five-day workshop to introduce the “Collect Earth” software application for forest mapping and monitoring, as a free and open source geospatial analysis tool.
EghtesadOnline: The 9th meeting of the coordinating committee of the Codex was held in Iran's Chamber at the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nation office in Rome.
EghtesadOnline: Experts from the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and five countries visited implementation process of JEF international project in the city of Regan, Kerman province.
EghtesadOnline: FAO with collaboration of the Iran Chamber of Commerce held a two-day (29-30 April) international conference in Tehran to highlight the value of Virtual Water to address impacts of climate change, population growth and food security at national, regional and global levels.
EghtesadOnline: Measuring how efficiently water is used in agriculture, particularly in water-scarce countries including Iran, is going high-tech with the help of a new tool developed by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations with a fund from the Netherlands.