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USAID supports the development of organic agriculture in Uzbekistan

23.01.2014

More than thirty farmers of the Khorezm province will take part in the training seminar “Organic agriculture development and organic certification in Uzbekistan”.  The seminar will be held in Urgench on January 28-29, 2014. The event is organized by the Agro Information Innovation Center of Uzbekistan in partnership with the USAID Regional Economic Cooperation (REC) Project.
 
The participants of the seminar will discuss the main goals, requirements and advantages of organic agriculture and will learn the organic certification process. The information and knowledge obtained at the seminar will support the farmers in their transfer to the organic methods and this will result in the improvement of the production and export of organic products from Uzbekistan to neighboring countries as well as to international market.