Azerbaijan produces 10,000 tons honey
вЂњFrom early 2005 Azerbaijan produced 10,000 tons honey, or 5,000 tons more as compared 2004,вЂќ Chingiz Farajov, the Production and Refine Division of the Azerbaijani Agriculture Minister, told Trend.
According to Farajov, there are around 3,000 farmers involved in beekeeping in Azerbaijan.
Farajov regard beekeeping as one of the profitable spheres. Beekeeping is spread in the mountainous regions such as Dahskasan, Lankaran, Lerik, Yardimli.
Honey production for 2006 is forecasted at 11,000 tons.