agriculture in Caucasus

Stavropol region engages in snail farming

In the Stavropol Territory, the first snail farm in the region began to operate. According to the head of the Snail Garden farm, Artem Khramov, it is planned to collect about 5 tons of snails at the experimental farm. "This year we …

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China to promote Georgian tea and tobacco

Georgia and China has signed a memorandum which aims popularizing Georgian tobacco and tea, supporting business in Georgia’s Adjara. "Free Trade Agreement between the governments of Georgia and China enables the …

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Purchase of seeds simplified for Georgian farmers

The Georgian authorities have made changes to the state program ‘Plant the Future’ that will greatly facilitate the work of farmers involved in the cultivation of berry crops, the Ministry of Environment and Agriculture reports. …

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Ingushetia to buy sheep in Dagestan

The authorities of Ingushetia intend to buy sheep in Dagestan, as well as heifers in the Lipetsk region, Deputy Minister of Agriculture of the Republic Mukhazhir Albakov said noting that supply negotiations were held with the regions in the …

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Akhavnadzor residents stage “grape protests”

The Yerevan-Meghri highway in the Vayots Dzor region of Armenia was blocked today by residents of the village of Akhavnadzor - they are protesting against low purchase prices for grapes. In total, up to 150 villagers took part in the protest. …

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Grape processing reaches peak in Kakheti

In Kakheti, the average daily processing of grapes has reached a peak, the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Agriculture reports. ”In the Kakheti region, in the last 24 hours, 40 wineries processed about 6 thousand tons of …

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Georgian wine exports to Russia drops by third

  Wine export from Georgia to Russia decreased by 27% in July 2019 compared to the corresponding period in 2018, according to the press service of the Georgian National Wine Agency. According to the National Wine Agency, …

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Matovnikov on North Caucasus development

Mountain hiking, business and ethno-tourism, as well as agriculture in the North Caucasus require active development, Presidential Envoy to the North Caucasus Federal District (NCFD) Alexander Matovnikov said at a meeting with …

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Baku, Ankara and Tbilisi sign hazelnut declaration

Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey are joining forces to improve the quality and increase the production of hazelnuts, according to the Georgian Ministry of Agriculture. The three countries signed a declaration on strategic cooperation in …

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Georgian winemakers increase exports to Russia

Georgia exported about 47.2 million bottles of wine to 47 countries in January-July of 2019, which is a 4% increase compared to the same period of 2018, according to the Georgian National Wine Agency. In the reporting period …

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