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GFA’s management team together with staff members from Kakheti local office introduced association’s regional activities to the representatives of the Embassy of Sweden in Tbilisi and the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) during a two-day working visit to Kakheti. Throughout a two-day working visit, meetings with five farmers were conducted, who in close collaboration […]

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Georgian Farmers’ Association has attained an important international success – World Farmers’ Organization listed Georgian Farmers’ Association as its affiliated member. Throughout the membership process, thorough assessment of GFA’s organizational capacity, development stages, years-long track records of successful collaboration with donor organizations, and achieved results at both local and international levels has been carried out. Affiliated […]

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Livestock Sector Organic Waste Management The livestock sector continues to grow around the world. Accordingly, sector related waste, especially manure has a serious impact on the water quality and environment (FAO, 2006). Zoonotic pathogens and pesticide waste are the major pollutants produced by the above mentioned sector (WHO, 2012; NORMAN, 2016). During the past 20 […]

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What kind of waste does the agro-sector produce?  About two-thirds of the total waste generated in developed countries fall to the agricultural sector and the recycling industry.  This category of waste implies the materials generated as a result of various agricultural activities requiring the destruction or further recycling.  It is known that there are produced […]

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Impact of Climate Change on Agriculture Climate change is caused by the high concentration of greenhouse gases (GHGs) in earth’s atmosphere. The overall impacts of climate change on agricultural sector are expected to be negative. Moreover, agriculture contributes to climate change. For instance, agriculture accounts for one-fifth (19%) of the total greenhouse gas emissions in […]

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საქართველოს ფერმერთა ასოციაცია ევროკავშირის მიერ მხარდაჭერილი პროექტის “ეს წალკაა” ფარგლებში,  წალკელ მეწარმეებს ახალ შესაძლებლობას სთავაზობს. წალკის მუნიციპალიტეტიდან დაინტერესებულ მეწარმეებს ბიზნეს იდეებით შესაძლებლობა ექნებათ მონაწილეობა მიიღონ სასწავლო კურსში, აითვისონ თეორიული და პრაქტიკული ცოდნა ბიზნეს გეგმების მომზადებაში, რათა მიიღონ მონაწილეობა სახელმწიფო პროგრამა “აწარმოე საქართველოში”და/ან სოფლის განვითარების სააგენტოს მიერ გამოცხადებული “მერძევეობის დარგის მოდერნიზაციისა და ბაზარზე ხელმისაწვდომობის სახელმწიფო პროგრამაში”. […]

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Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the Georgian Farmers’ Association and the German Sparkassenstiftung Georgia. The memorandum was signed by the Executive Director of the Georgian Farmers’ Association Tamar Toria and the representative of the German Sparkassenstiftung Georgia Salome Moistrapishvili. The cooperation will improve the knowledge of small businesses operating in the agricultural sector.  Within […]

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Within the framework of the project “Farm Support Support Initiative”, the successful beneficiaries of the short-term educational training/retraining course – “Almond Garden Care Using Modern Methods” were awarded certificates and almond seedlings by “Udabno” Ltd; The practical training, which was organized by the Georgian Farmers’ Association, was conducted on the site owned by Udabno Ltd […]

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On the 1st of December, a working meeting was held in the Government of Abkhazia, between Nino Zambakhidze, the Chairwoman of the Georgian Farmers’ Association, and Ruslan Abashidze the Chairman of the Government of the Autonomous Republic of Abkhazia. The meeting focused on the e-learning programs created by the Association in various fields of agriculture, […]

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On November 17, at the initiative of the Georgian Farmers’ Association, another public-private dialogue was held within the framework of the Project “Farm Support Initiative” (FSI), in the city of Akhaltsikhe in Samtskhe-Javakheti region. The meeting aimed to disseminate information regard to state Project “Access to State-Owned Pastures” and discuss program details with stakeholders.  The […]

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