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Soil Degradation Neglected Crisis in Iran

By Maysam Bizaer, for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Soil and water are natural resources pivotal to the survival of any country. They constitute the key elements of agriculture, which no one doubts is important. Experts say that soil is even more important than […]

Iran Develops Irrigation Technique with China’s Help

Iran has opened a factory, in partnership with a Chinese company, producing equipment for a modern irrigation method that is being implemented in the country’s paddy fields, a deputy agriculture minister announced. According to Alimorad Akbari, the joint factory manufactures the supplies used for “tape irrigation”, a method involving durable strips for watering farms with […]

Iran, Armenia plan Joint Production of Crabs

Iran and Armenia are considering setting up a joint production facility for crabs in Armenia, for export to Eurasian Economic Union member countries. Armenian Minister of Agriculture Sergo Karapetyan made the announcement after a meeting with Iranian ambassador to Armenia, Seyed Kazem Sajjadi. According to a report from ARKA, he added that both countries have […]