Azerbaijan has prepared a strategy for the development of agriculture, and in this regard, important tasks are set before the country’s Agriculture Ministry, Agriculture Minister Inam Karimov said.
He was speaking Sept. 24 at a national seminar on the role of sustainable food industry and agriculture in achieving sustainable development goals (SDG) in Azerbaijan.
He noted that a roadmap for the manufacture and processing of agricultural products has been prepared.
The necessary work is being done to apply modern technologies in the agricultural sphere, he added.
The minister said that the development of agriculture, providing the population with food is given special importance.
“Azerbaijan fruitfully cooperates with the UN Food and Agriculture Organization, implementing a number of projects,” he said.