FAO and Azersun Holding team up to train farmers in animal husbandry
25 April 2023
A proper handling of the animal diseases, as well as the specific treatment methods were covered during the training.
UN Food and Agriculture Organization and Azersun Holding work together towards the improvement of agricultural production and agri-food value chain development in Azerbaijan. Within the framework of the Memorandum of Understanding, signed between FAO and Azersun Holding, there were organized trainings and seminars in Agjabadi and Beylagan regions.
The trainings aimed to increase the level of awareness among farmers by covering topics such as the sustainable development of the livestock sector, vaccination in livestock farms, dairy farming, feeding and veterinary medicine. The topics related to disease management in animal husbandry, farmers' supplies, as well as improvement of access to information were discussed during the training. Moreover, a proper handling of the animal diseases, as well as the specific treatment methods were covered during the training.
The memorandum signed between the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and "Azersun Holding" aims at strengthening of a joint cooperation and joint activities in areas such as agricultural production and value chain development, environmental protection, and agrarian advisory services.
The memorandum envisages a more active involvement of the private sector in the development of food safety and agro-food systems, through more effective cooperation in this field.