Iran ranks eighth in the world in terms of producing cocoons and silk thread, a top Iranian official says.
Yemeni insect control experts and the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have recently warned that the outbreak of locusts in the Arab country might reach neighbouring states, including Iran.
While Iran produces about 90 percent of the world's saffron, small German companies are growing by importing Iran’s saffron and exporting it as luxury goods to Persian Gulf littoral states.[:es]Mientras que Irán produce alrededor del 90% del azafrán del mundo, las microempresas alemanas están creciendo mediante la importación del azafrán iraní y exportandolo como bienes de lujo a los estados litorales del Golfo Pérsico.
About 20 tonnes of grapes harvested in the Iranian province of West Azarbaijan have been exported abroad, said a local agriculture official.
France’s Ambassador to Tehran François Sénémaud said 16 companies from his country have come to Iran to consider opportunities for investment in Iranian fishery industry.
An official said Iran exported more than 10 tons of saffron, worth $15m dollars, in the first month of the current Iranian year (March 20-April 19, 2016).
Pomegranate Harvest in Iranian Village of ‘Red Rubies’[:es]Cosecha de “rubíes rojos” en los pueblos...
Fars News has published photos of the farmers in a village in Western Iran who have started harvesting pomegranate.[:es]Inicia la cosecha de granada en los pueblos iraníes.
Iranian researchers has developed a versatile-mini tractor capable of being used on different types of land.
An Iranian cultural official announced that medjool date, world’s first commercial cultivar, has come to fruition in Iran. [:es] Un funcionario del departamento de cultura iraní anunció la llegada de los dátiles medjool, la primera variedad comercial del mundo, ha llegado a buen término en Irán.
A major Chinese agricultural firm has penned a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with a leading Iranian engineering company in a bid to boost cooperation between the two countries in the field of agriculture, a report said.