Azerbaijani farmers ask agriculture minister to help with nuts collection


September 18, Fineko/abc.az. A video conference with individuals and legal entities engaged in the production and export of nuts has been conducted at the Ministry of Agriculture of Azerbaijan.

ABC.AZ reports that Agriculture Minister Inam Kerimov noted that the main purpose of the meeting is to discuss the difficulties faced by farmers and achieve their solution.

Stressing the special place of hazelnuts in the agricultural sector, the minister recalled that hazelnut products play an important role in exports.

It was noted that the active stage of nut harvesting will begin in the coming days. Participants noted that early nut harvesting has a negative impact on yields, emphasizing the importance of raising awareness among farmers.