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Belarus | 10 February 2015
Belarus bans livestock imports from Norway

Belarus has banned livestock imports from Norway due to a mad cow disease, the Veterinary and Food Control Department of the Agriculture and Food Ministry told BelTA. “The World Organization for An...

Belarus | 13 December 2012
Why Belarusians refuse to work in agriculture

Post-Soviet mass discourse often portrays Belarus as a country of villagers. A big deal of that comes from the image of president Lukashenka himself. He has been director of a farm in Eastern Belarus ...

Belarus | 9 October 2012
Belarus, Indonesia in talks about joint projects in agriculture

A Belarusian delegation led by Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Aleinik visited Indonesia and Singapore on 1-5 October, BelTA learnt from the press service of the Foreign Ministry of Belarus. “Durin...

Belarus | 11 January 2012
Ministry intensifies fight against african swine fever

Because of the rapid deterioration of the epizootic situation of African swine fever (ASF) in Russia...

Belarus | 7 September 2011
Belarus agriculture exports rise 22%

Belarusian exports of agricultural products reached $1.5 billion in January through July, growing 22 percent compared with a year earlier, Belta reported, citing the Agriculture and Food Ministry.

Belarus | 6 May 2011
New rules for pork importing in Belarus

Belarus has introduced new rules for the import of pork and poultry from Germany...

Belarus | 21 March 2011
Belarus to harvest 9.9m tonnes of grain

This year the nationwide harvest of grain crops is projected at 9.9 million tonnes in Belarus, Minister of Agriculture and Food Mikhail Rusyi told a press conference.

Belarus | 13 January 2011
Belarus to spend 3.4tln on sowing campaign

There are plans to allocate Br3.4 trillion for this year’s spring sowing campaign in Belarus, Deputy Agriculture and Food Minister Vasily Pavlovsky told media on 11 January.

Belarus | 23 December 2010
Belarus, Russia agree next year's food trade

The Belarusian Agriculture and Food Ministry and the Russian Agriculture Ministry agreed the next year’s mutual supplies of sugar, dairy and meat products at a joint session on 22 December...

Belarus | 23 December 2010
Belarus to export more milk in 2011

In 2011 Belarus plans to increase the export of milk and dairy products by 10.5% in comparison with 2010 to a total of 4.2 million tonnes.

Belarus | 17 December 2010
Belarus food export up 48.7%

In January-October 2010 Belarus’ export of food commodities increased 48.7% over the same period last year to reach $2.641.2 billion.