14:16 | June 5, 2017
Armenia’s Minister of Economic Development and Investment Souren Karayan and Janfida Agri Holding President Norayr Aghayan signed a memorandum in Yerevan designed to spur the export of Armenian produce to the Middle East market.
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12:37 | December 22, 2016
Armenia’s Ministry of Agriculture will allocate 108.5 million AMD (US$225,700) to support the Grape Growers and Vintners Foundation of Armenia and 250,000 AMD to the Scientific Center of Vegetable and Industrial Crops.
12:57 | December 1, 2016
Poghos Gevorgyan, president of Armenia’s Hothouse Association, says that imported Turkish tomatoes are no longer being sold at Yerevan’s sprawling Malatya Market, adding that some inventory is periodically being sold.
16:01 | November 21, 2016
Armenian Minister of Agriculture Ignaty Arakelyan today hosted an International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) delegation tasked with monitoring the Infrastructure and Rural Finance Supprt Prograame in Armenia.
13:56 | November 8, 2016
Yesterday, in Moscow, Armen Hayrapetyan, Head of Armenia’s Food Safety Service, tried to convince Sergei Dankvert, Head of Russia’s Federal Agency for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Supervision, to lift January 1, 2016 restrictions on the import various Armenian meat and meat-by-products prone to foot and mouth disease.
14:46 | October 17, 2016
At a special session of Armenia’s parliament today, HAK MP Nikol Pashinyan told colleagues that during a recent trip to Vardenis local potato farmers complained that buyers for the country’s defense ministry were making huge profits while paying next to nothing for the tubers.
12:17 | September 30, 2016
On 29 September 2016 the Organic Agriculture Support Initiative (OASI) presented the 18 successful applicants which were granted with funding and announced additional support to Armenian small farmers and farmer groups.
16:37 | September 29, 2016
Newly appointed Armenian Minister of Agriculture Ignaty Arakelyan told reporters today that he is drafting a strategic program whereby the government would be facilitating ways to help villagers engaged in farming.
13:18 | June 27, 2016
A delegation from Russia’s Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance was in Armenia from June 21-24 to study local fruit/vegetable growing and preserving conditions and export certification procedures.
16:02 | June 23, 2016
In order to further facilitate the development of efficient and quality grape growing and winemaking in Armenia, the government plans to create a fund that will cooperate with the private sector.
13:24 | June 11, 2016
Armenian Minister of Agriculture Sergo Karapetyan and Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan were on hand today for the annual reopening of the farmer’s market on Kievyan Street in Yerevan.
15:26 | May 26, 2016
Grape growers of Kaghtsrashen and surrounding villages again staged a protest outside the Government Building in Yerevan, demanding that they get paid for the grapes they delivered to the Vinar company.
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