official of Agriculture-Jihad ministry reported on implementing of three
pivotal plans for renovating farming systems nationwide
who is also the CEO of the Central Organization for Rural Cooperatives of Iran
(CORC), said from the first of 2019, there have been developed 74 new farming
systems throughout 200,000 hectares, meanwhile, the feasibility studies of 41
new systems are on the process.
"Participatory –management of water resources is implementing through
running development of 44 Rural Production Cooperatives (RPCs)" as well as
the piping irrigation of Systan plain, he added.
Outlining the empowerment indexes of the abovementioned plans, he informed on
implementing 5 projects including organic farming, farming improved potato
seeds, development of the processing units for crops, safe farming and Simab
"Serganic Agro Corporation is developed through affiliation of 12 local
RPCs to handle organic and certificated farming through the country, also the
improved seeds are producing in Hamadan and Ghazvin ", the official said.
Furthermore, Shirzad said that the beet sugar has been farming in about 5000
hectares. These farms have been irrigating through T-Tape in pilot projects.