Category: Agricultural

How to get Certified as an Agritourism Business in Albania

How to get Certified as an Agritourism Business in Albania

TIRANA, January 15 There’s a huge potential for agritourism in Albania as the number of people interested in this activity that connects agricultural production with tourism. Therefore the Albanian government adopted the requirements that all agricultural businesses should meet in order to classify for agritourism...

Export of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Increased

Export of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Increased

TIRANA, October 27 Medicinal and aromatic plants make the most important line for Albanian exports. Currently, the revenue generated from the exports of medicinal plants are estimated Euro 27-28 million. The sector of medicinal and aromatic plants generates incomes for thousands of families involved in...

Olive Cultivation on the Rise in Albania

Olive Cultivation on the Rise in Albania

TIRANA, October 13 Mid-October marks the beginning of olive harvest season in Albania. Olive cultivation in Albania is focused in the south-central, southwestern and southern areas as they offer the right soil and climate conditions. Based on the data provided by the International Olive Oil...

The Apple Festival Celebrated in Korca

The Apple Festival Celebrated in Korca

TIRANA, October 9 The region of Korca is one of the biggest apple producers in Albania and the village of Dvoran is the home of the annual Apple Festival. This festive event, which aims at promoting local production and attracting more tourists, gathers apple farmers...

Dumrea Farmers Interested in Tobacco Cultivation

Dumrea Farmers Interested in Tobacco Cultivation

TIRANA, September 28 Farmers in Dumrea area, central Albania, are interested in tobacco cultivation, which is considered one of the main income generating activities for this area. The hilly terrain of Dumrea plateau, as well as the soil quality, make the area suitable for tobacco...

Puka Goat Cheese Farmers to Create Their Own Brand

Puka Goat Cheese Farmers to Create Their Own Brand

TIRANA, September 26 Farmers in Puka, Northern Albania, have created their association Agro-Puka and now they want to create their own goat cheese brand. The association that contributes to the integrated development of the area through the promotion of rural and economic growth contributes to...