Azerbaijan starts growing a new potato variety, 'Murovdag'
Junio 08, 2021
A new variety of potatoes named ‘Murovdag’ has begun to be grown in Azerbaijan, according to Elmar Allahverdiyev, director of the Research Institute of Vegetable Growing under the Ministry of Agriculture.
Azerbaijan is importing new potato varieties
Abril 20, 2021
New foreign varieties of potatoes are grown in Azerbaijan. Samir Verdiyev, a local farmer said he grows potatoes in six districts of the country, delivering only seeds of varieties to Azerbaijan.
Azerbaijan increased production and export of potatoes
Diciembre 01, 2020
In the period between January and October of 2020, 982,1 tons of potatoes were produced in Azerbaijan. According to the State Statistics Committee, compared to the same period last year, this indicator increased by 1,6%.
Azerbaijan is Russia's second largest potato supplier
Enero 28, 2019
In the period between January and November 2018, Azerbaijan stood second in the ranking of Russia's largest potato suppliers, as revealed by the Russian Exports portal.
Azerbaijan doubles import duty on potatoes
Septiembre 06, 2018
Starting 5 September Azerbaijan has doubled customs duty on imported potatoes. Until October 31, the import duties on imported potatoes will be 30%
In Azerbaijan is a need for increased potato farming
Marzo 19, 2018
The climate of Azerbaijan is favorable for the cultivation of many fruits and vegetables, including potatoes. However, there is a need for increasing potato farming since Azerbaijan imports this vegetable from abroad as well.
Azerbaijan, FAO sign agreement to improve seed potato production
Mayo 07, 2014
Azerbaijan and the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) sign an agreement to develop the production of virus-free seed potatoes
Azerbaijan to import 500 tons of Dutch seed potatoes ‘Mona Lisa’
Septiembre 21, 2010
Azerbaijan is to resume growing of potato of Dutch variety 'Mona Lisa'.
Azerbaijan harvested 1.27 mln tonnes of potatoes
Octubre 22, 2008
According to data of the State Statistics Committee of Azerbaijan, as of October 1, 2008, 1.27 mln tonnes of potatoes and 1.137 mln tonnes of vegetables were harvested.