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Eight Kinds Of Tomatoes Are Produced With Soilless Agriculture In Sakarya

11 June 2022

In addition to providing training and consultancy services, R&D studies will be carried out in the Greenhouse Excellence Center with geothermal heating, which was established by the Sakarya Metropolitan Municipality on an area of 25 decares and where 1250 tons of tomato production is targeted. Metropolitan Mayor Ekrem Yüce: "We have cooperated with important institutions and organizations in Turkey such as Sakarya University, TÜBİTAK, Gebze Technical University, and we have achieved very successful results. Our tomatoes will turn red very soon"


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Demand For Avocado Increased, Production Area Expanded

11 June 2022

Antalya Agriculture and Forestry Manager Gökhan Karaca: - "Avocado production in the city has increased more than 3 times in the last 5 years. Too many avocado seedlings have met with soil in orchards. We observe that production will increase in the coming years" - Tahir Kısaarslan, the founder of Tropical Fruit Production and Marketing Cooperative: - "We want to register avocado ice cream as a geographically indicated product, we have started working on it"


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Greenhouses To Be Built in The Geothermal Area in Ağrı Will Contribute to Employment and Economy

11 June 2022

A protocol was signed for the infrastructure construction work of the first phase of the project, which was implemented for the use of geothermal resources in the Diyadin district of Ağrı, in agriculture.


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Six New Registered Seed Varieties Contribute To Turkish Agriculture

11 May 2022

Black Sea Agricultural Research Institute, affiliated to the General Directorate of Agricultural Research and Policies of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, contributes to Turkish agriculture with 6 new seed varieties it has registered. Developed by research engineers at the Black Sea Agricultural Research Institute, the green bean variety "Balca", the three-nose pepper (village pepper) variety "Afilli", the paddy variety "İlkeren", the fiber flax variety "Yılmaz", the popcorn variety "Atasam" and local grass variety "Koca Yaşar" was named.


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Beneficial Insects Were Released To Wheat Planted Areas In Adana

11 May 2022

Useful insects were released to wheat planted areas in Adana as part of the fight against sun pest. In the statement made by the Provincial Directorate of Agriculture and Forestry, sunn pest parasitoid predatory insects produced by Adana Biological Control Research Institute were released into the wheat planted field in the Çiçek Mahallesi of Sarıçam district.  Adana Commodity Exchange Chairman Şahin Bilgiç stated that they have been actively supporting biological control since 2010.


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Domestic Seed Support Continues For Producers In Agriculture

11 May 2022

GIn İzmir, where 1 million 770 thousand seedlings, 440 kilograms of okra and melon seeds were distributed from local varieties last year, 1 million 400 thousand seedlings and 83 tons of bread wheat seeds will be distributed this year. İzmir Agriculture and Forestry Manager Mustafa Özen: "This year We will bring together 300 thousand seedlings free of charge on the balcony, terrace, and garden with our producers and urban women.


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Yield Increased By 94 Percent In Chickpea Production With "Rainwater Harvest"

11 April 2022

Erciyes University (ERU) Faculty of Agriculture, Biosystem Engineering Department Lecturer Prof. Dr. Ali Ünlükara: "We obtained a yield of 100 kilograms per decare under dry farming conditions, and 194 kilograms of yield from our water harvesting practices" - "We prevent evaporation because we cover nearly 50 percent of the land with mulch."


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It Is Aimed To Produce 10 Thousand Tons Of Products From Greenhouses That Will Be Heated With Geothermal In Aydın

11 April 2022

Governor of Aydın city, Hüseyin Aksoy said that the establishment of Aydın Agriculture-Based Specialized Greenhouse Organized Industrial Zone has been completed and that it is aimed to produce 10 thousand tons of fresh fruit and vegetables annually from the greenhouses that will be heated with geothermal.


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Medicinal And Aromatic Plants Produced In Muğla Are Becoming A Sector

11 April 2022

Muğla Agriculture and Forestry Director Barış Saylak: -"Our medicinal aromatic plant cultivation area, which was 495 decares until 2020, reached 3,500 decares at the end of last year" "Our main goal is to create cultivated areas, to produce quality products for export and to use the oils we obtain from these plants in use of the cosmetics and pharmaceutical industries"


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Smart Irrigation System Investments Included in the Scope of Support

07 March 2022

Within the scope of rural development supports, solar energy systems for agricultural irrigation and smart irrigation system investments were included in the support.
The Communiqué Amending the Communiqué on the Support of Individual Irrigation Systems within the Scope of Rural Development Supports, prepared by the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, was published in the Official Gazette and entered into force.


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Agricultural Machinery and Sunflower Seeds Produced in Thrace will be Exported to Africa.

07 March 2022

A protocol was signed between Turkish and Sudanese delegations in order to export agricultural machinery and equipment produced in Thrace and registered sunflower seeds to Africa.  At the meeting held in Trakya Development Agency (TRAKYAKA), the Sudanese delegation and TRAKYAKA Secretary General Mahmut Şahin, Trakya Foreign Trade Platform Chairman Erdoğan Ören, Trakya Tohum Inc. Manager Birol Tarar and Trakya Seed Association Chairman İbrahim Toruk came together.


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İGSAŞ Supports Indoor Vertical Farming Practices

07 March 2022

İstanbul Fertilizer Industry Inc. (İGSAŞ) and Istanbul Provincial Directorate of Agriculture and Forestry signed a cooperation protocol within the scope of the "Indoor Vertical Farming Application and R&D Center in İstanbul" project.  At the ceremony held at the General Directorate of İGSAŞ in Kocaeli's Körfez district, the cooperation agreement for the project was signed by İGSAŞ General Manager İlkay Ünal and İstanbul Provincial Directorate of Agriculture and Forestry Manager Ahmet Yavuz Karaca.



The Agricultural Sector Broke Export Records In 2021

07 February 2022

The export volume of the sector increased by 22.2 per cent compared to the previous year and reached 29 billion 737,6 million dollars in 2021. Of all the agriculture-based sectors, commodities mostly exported during the past year were cereals, legumes, oil seeds and products with a volume of 9 billion 156 million 524 thousand dollars.



11.5 Billion TRY Was Allocated This Year For The Agricultural Irrigation Projects

07 February 2022

According to the Investment Program for 2022, irrigation that received the largest share from the agriculture industry investments was followed by the 4 billion TRY allowance allocated to forestry. Amongst agriculture industry investments, the highest allowance 11,5 billion TRY was allocated to irrigation projects this year, which was followed by the 4 billion TRY allowance allocated to forestry.



Balıkesir Gençlik Merkezinin inovasyon atölyesinde gönüllü çalışan 4 genç, üniversiteden bölüm başkanının desteğiyle ürettikleri "serada domates hasadı robotu"nun prototipini geliştirmek amacıyla çalışmalarını sürdürüyor. Robot, Balıkesir Gençlik Merkezi'nde plastik malzemelerden oluşturulan "yapay sera"da test edildi. ( Miraç Kaya - Anadolu Ajansı )

The University Students Further Develop Their “Tomato Harvesting Robot

07 February 2022

The robot designed by 4 young computer engineering students who are volunteers of the Balıkesir Youth Center made it to the finals at TEKNOFEST operates with the logic of mapping the greenhouse and collecting the ripened products from the top bunches with the use of image processing technology.