Ministry of Agriculture



  • FAO 2017-12-10 19:21

    FAO, agriculture ministry celebrate soil day in Iran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) – Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in collaboration with the Iranian Agriculture Ministry marked the World Soil Day 2017 in Tehran.

  • محمود حجتی 2017-11-26 20:14

    Iran, Kazakhstan to expand agricultural coop.

    TEHRAN, Nov. 26 (MNA) – Mahmoud Hojjati, the Iranian Minister of Agriculture and Askar Myrzakhmetov the deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan met and discussed the necessity of expanding cooperation in import and export of agricultural products.

  • مرغ 2017-09-27 16:34

    Iran, Hungary coop. to develop supply chain, export chicken

    TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) – Iran and Hungary voiced readiness for joint cooperation and investment on developing supply chain of chicken meat.

  • محصولات کشاورزی 2017-09-24 15:51

    Iran’s agro output soars by 21mn tons

    TEHRAN, Sep. 24 (MNA) – Deputy Iranian agriculture minister has announced that volume of agricultural production has climbed from 97 to 118 million tons.

  • عباس کشاورز 2017-09-05 14:11

    Iran to set world record in rapeseed production

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Deputy Agriculture Minister Abbas Keshavarz, while noting that Iran will soon obtain sugar self-sufficiency, said the country’s rapeseed output will exceed the global record within three years.

  • meat 2017-08-27 14:33

    Annual red meat output hits 830k tons

    TEHRAN, Aug. 27 (MNA) – An official at Ministry of Agriculture said Iran produces over 830 thousand tons of red meat every year.

  • حسن رکنی 2017-08-20 11:24

    Iran’s annual dairy output to hit 10mn tons

    TEHRAN, Aug. 20 (MNA) – Deputy Iranian agriculture minister estimated that the country’s dairy production will exceed ten million tons in the present Iranian calendar year (to end March 21, 2018).

  • نشاء برنج در شهرستان کارون 2017-08-20 08:38

    Iran to launch agricultural cultivation in Uruguay

    TEHRAN, Aug. 20 (MNA) – Deputy Iranian agriculture minister, while pointing to imports of rice from Uruguay, said Iran had made an overseas farming plan for cultivating rice in the South American country.

  • legume 2017-07-20 10:21

    Legume output up by 37%

    TEHRAN, Jul. 20 (MNA) – Deputy agriculture minister said production of legume in Iran climbed from 505 thousand tons in 2013 to 690 thousand tons in 2016 indicating a 37% uplift.

  • عسل 2017-07-04 21:11

    Iran produces 80k tons of honey

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – Deputy agriculture minister said over 80,000 tons of honey are produced annually in Iran two percent of which is exported to global markets.

  • wheat 2017-05-24 16:57

    Iran exports 200k tons of flour

    TEHRAN, May 24 (MNA) – Deputy agriculture minister has reported on exports of 200 thousand barrels of flour to regional and European countries.

  • محصولات کشاورزی 2017-04-23 11:11

    EU ready to launch agricultural partnership with Iran

    TEHRAN, Apr. 23 (MNA) – Iran and the European Union have agreed to develop bilateral cooperation in agriculture and commerce sectors.

  • گندم 2017-04-03 09:28

    Wheat self-sufficiency to continue

    TEHRAN, Apr. 03 (MNA) – Deputy agriculture minister, while reporting on exports of 250 thousand tons of wheat and flour, said Iran will remain self-sufficient in production and exports of wheat.

  • livestock 2016-12-24 13:34

    Iran exports $810mn livestock, poultry products

    TEHRAN, Dec. 24 (MNA) – Deputy agriculture minister said livestock and poultry products worth 810 million dollars were exported from Iran in the first eight months of the current Iranian year (began March 20).

  • صید ماهی با گرگور در قشم 2016-12-06 21:50

    Iran to export $380mn of fishery products

    TEHRAN, Dec. 06 (MNA) – Deputy agriculture minister said Iran will export 380 million dollars of fishery products in the present Iranian calendar year (to end March 21, 2017).

  • iran-ivory coast 2016-11-11 14:28

    Côte d’Ivoire eying Iran’s agricultural help

    TEHRAN, Nov. 11 (MNA) – Mamadou Sangafowa Coulibaly, the Ivorian Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development met with Seyed Reza Nowbakhti, the Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire on Thursday in Abidjan.

  • فناوری فضایی 2016-11-01 14:41

    Iranian Space Agency;

    7 agricultural mega projects to use remote sensing tech.

    TEHRAN, Nov. 01 (MNA) – Iranian Space Agency has defined 7 mega projects in the field remote sensing for monitoring agricultural products with high precision, deputy head of the Agency said Tuesday.

  • مزرعه پنبه 2016-10-30 14:09

    Iran taking part at ICAC Plenary Meeting

    TEHRAN, Oct. 30 (MNA) – Iran is participating at the 75th Plenary Meeting of the International Cotton Advisory Committee (ICAC) underway in Islamabad, Pakistan.

  • پرورش ماهی قزل آلا در منزل 2016-10-17 10:12

    Iran eyes fisheries export to eastern Europe

    TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (MNA) – Deputy agriculture minister has urged Iranian private sector and businessmen to make plans for exports of fishery products to Eastern Europe countries.

  • پسته 2016-09-15 15:44

    Pistachio exports hit $ 330mn

    SEMNAN, Sep. 15 (MNA) – An official of Ministry of Agriculture has said country’s pistachio exports have soared to $ 330mn.

  • کراپ‌شده - لیموترش 2016-07-04 12:58

    Iran’s lemon output up by 8%

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – An official said Iran’s lemon production has climbed by eight percent as compared with the previous Iranian calendar year (ended March 20).

  • پسته 2016-06-21 12:30

    Iran to increase pistachio production

    TEHRAN, Jun. 21 (MNA) – An official has estimated that 260 thousand tons of pistachio will be harvested in the current Iranian year (began March 20) indicating an 8000-ton increase compared with a year before.

  • iran, kazakhstan 2016-02-09 09:43

    Iran, Kazakhstan to uplift agriculture coop.

    TEHRAN, Feb. 09 (MNA) – Iran's Agriculture Minister Mahmoud Hojjati has announced the launch of talks on new agricultural cooperation between Iran and Kazakhstan.

  • Maurizio Martina 2016-01-30 09:54

    Italian agricultural min. due in Tehran next Tue.

    TEHRAN, Jan. 30 (MNA) – The Italian Minister of Agricultural, Food and Forestry Policies, Maurizio Martina, will visit Iran Feb. 9 to continue talks for joint cooperation, announced Iran’s Ministry of Agriculture.

  • کشاورزی 2016-01-26 13:20

    Iran, Italy cement agricultural ties

    TEHRAN, Jan. 26 (MNA) – Iranian and Italina agriculture ministers have sealed a cooperation document in the fields of agriculture, quarantine as well as plant protection.

  • معرفی و تقدیر از کشاوران نمونه کشور با حضور اسحاق جهانگیری معاون اول رئیس جمهور و محمود حجتی وزیر جهاد کشاورزی 2016-01-04 15:33

    By: Hossain Esmaeeli

    Top agriculturists named, appreciated

    TEHRAN, Jan. 04 (MNA) – Iran’s top farmers were praised this morning in a ceremony held by First VP Es'hagh Jahangiri and Minister of Agriculture Mahmoud Hojjati.

  • کشاورزی 2015-12-12 14:29

    Serbia joins Iran’s agricultural industry

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Visiting Serbian delegation met with officials of Iran’s ministry of agriculture and reached agreements for joint agricultural projects.

  • برنج 2015-11-11 15:23

    Rice price drops in global markets

    TEHRAN, Nov. 11 (MNA) – Reporting on the decline in rice prices in October, Secretary of Iran’s Rice Association Jamil Alizadeh Shayegh said Iran had not experienced any change in rice prices compared to the previous year.

  • iran-france 2015-09-21 15:47

    Iran, France to cooperate on agricultural development

    TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (MNA) – In the joint meeting of Iran and France Agriculture Ministers, the two countries signed a contract to promote agricultural cooperation.

  • iran-serbia 2015-09-13 15:21

    Iran, Serbia to expand agricultural cooperation

    BELGRADE, Sep. 13 (MNA) – Members of a high-ranking Iranian delegation and Serbian officials held various meetings in Belgrade to review ways to enhance bilateral cooperation in the area of agriculture.