Azerbaijan to give subsidies to beekeepers


February 19, Fineko/ The Ministry of Agriculture of Azerbaijan has prepared the proposals for support of beekeeping.

Agriculture Minister Heydar Asadov has stated that the proposals imply introduction of subsidies for this type of agricultural activity.

"The proposals, which have already undergone interdepartmental coordination and will soon be transferred to the Presidential Administration, imply giving of subsidies in the amount of 10 manats for each hive," the minister said.

According to Asadov, demand for Azerbaijani honey makes up 15-20% on the world market.



Keywords: beekeeping