Lavender honey to be produced in Gabala


June 9, Fineko/abc.az. Harvesting will begin in the lavender-growing farm located in village Chukhur Gabala of Gabala district in the coming days.

ABC.AZ reports that the Gabala-Oguz office of KOBIA "Friend of SMES" reported that recently the area of lavender plantations has been expanded up to 26 hectares, and a new farm for the cultivation of melissa has been created on this territory.

Soon, the farm will also start producing organic lavender honey.

Over the past period KOBIA has provided the lavender farm with consulting services for obtaining appropriate certificates, coordinating sales, finding local partners, as well as mechanisms for state support of entrepreneurs.

The Agency also supported the establishment of links between the Gabala farm and the Green Tea farm in Lankaran. As a result, within the framework of joint cooperation, the entrepreneurs started the production of green tea with lavender content. At the same time, within the framework of this cooperation, a trial sowing of lavender was carried out on the territory of the Green Tea farm on an area of half a hectare.