EU and UNDP: Azerbaijani farmers learn best practices in Italy
October 25, 2022

EU and UNDP: Azerbaijani farmers learn best practices in Italy


A group of farmers from the Lankaran-Astara economic region of Azerbaijan recently undertook an EU-supported study tour to Europe.

During the week-long trip, the participants visited fruit and vegetable farms located in the Catania region of Italy. There they learnt about best practices in fruit growing, post-harvest activities, irrigation, packaging and product marketing.

The UNDP project ‘Promoting Competitiveness, Cooperation and Modernisation in the Fruit and Vegetable Sector in the Lankaran-Astara Economic Region’ is funded by the European Union and is part of the broader EU4Lankaran initiative.

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