Despite water scarcity, the cultivation of rice has been spreading in about 20 provinces across Iran like a pandemic.
Nearly 14,000 hectares of agricultural lands in arid plains in Iran’s Sistan region have started using irrigation thanks to a government project which seeks to eliminate poverty and boost jobs in the underprivileged region.
Iran's Agriculture Deputy Minister Elaborates the Development of the Market-Oriented Farming Systems in the Territory of the Border Rivers Basins
Mohammadi rose (rosa damascena) production has grown across the country, said the head of Rosewater and Herbal Essences Union in Kashan.
Contract farming as a motivating system can bring about a win-win game for all the stakeholders of the agriculture as well as industry, an official of agriculture-jihad said.