An Iranian lawmaker criticized the export of unprocessed Iranian saffron, saying a portion of the Iranian saffron exported to European and Arab states is rebranded and resold by these countries.
Iran risks losing Russia’s food market which was hit hard after the EU imposed sanctions on Moscow following Russia’s annexation of Crimea and the ensuing conflict between Kiev troops and pro-Russia forces.
Malaysian Minister of Plantation Industries and Commodities Mah Siew Keong will arrive in Tehran on Sunday at the head of a 25-member delegation to explore avenues of expanding bilateral ties with high-ranking Iranian officials.
In a Tuesday visit to Alborz Province, President Hassan Rouhani inaugurated ‘Zar Grain Refinery’ as the largest of its kind in the Middles East and the first one in Iran.
The Eighth Conference on Healthy and Sustainable Agriculture will be held in Tehran on January 26.
The Philippines may start importing apples from Iran once test analysis and sampling have been approved, the country’s Department of Agriculture (DA) said.
An Iranian environmentalist says a total of 800 species of medicinal plants have been identified in Iran.
Iran has marked what is celebrated at home as a landmark achievement to attain self-sufficiency in production of wheat.
The inhabitants of Hormozgan desert, southern Iran, have participated in programs to revive the deserts.
An Iranian official says the country will produce more than 13 million tons of wheat in the next Persian year, starting from mid-March.