Number of greenhouses in Azerbaijan increased for 2019


February 24, Fineko/abc.az. The number of greenhouses increased by 109 in Azerbaijan.

ABC.AZ reports with reference to the State Statistics Committee that in 2019 Azerbaijan numbered 3,019 greenhouses with the total area of 1,300 hectares (2,910 greenhouses with total area of 1,300 ha in 2018).

Last year the greenhouses produced 216,586 tons of tomatoes, 16,685.8 tons of cucumbers, 5,439.1 tons of eggplants, 269 tons of peppers, 69.3 tons of onions, 5.4 tons of beans, 4 tons of cabbage, 1.7 tons of garlic, 574.4 tons of mushrooms and 69.2 tons of strawberries.

The greenhouse farms of the Absheron, Shamkir, Khazar, Salyan, Samukh, Sabunchi, Tovuz, Masalli and Sabirabad districts have grown more products in comparison with other districts.

By Elmir Murad