Azerbaijan preparing state program to develop agriculture sector
Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec. 7
By Sara Israfilbayova – Trend:
A state program on the development of the agriculture sector is being prepared in Azerbaijan, Trend reports citing Advisor to the country’s Agriculture Minister Shabnam Mammadova.
She was speaking at a press conference in Baku dedicated to the international forum AgTech and Green Energy.
Mammadova noted that the forum, to be held for the first time in Azerbaijan Dec. 10-11, will be attended by diplomatic delegations from 20 countries, experts from 16 countries. Further, 15 startups from Israel, the US, Estonia and other countries will be represented at this forum.
In total, more than 40 speakers will deliver speeches at the forum, she said, adding that a great interest is shown to the forum - about 1,200 people have registered for participation in this event.
“The main idea of the forum is to get acquainted with the experience of other countries in the agricultural sector and the field of alternative energy,” Mammadova said.