IFOAM-IRAN in cooperation with IFOAM Apiculture Forum is going to host a workshop on “Organic Apiculture” in order to develop and promote production and marketing of organic honey products and beekeeping under organic management systems in Tehran-Iran, 4-5 July 2017.

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IFOAM-IRAN in cooperation with IFOAM Apiculture Forum is going to host a workshop on “Organic Apiculture” in order to develop and promote production and marketing of organic honey products and beekeeping under organic management systems in Tehran-Iran, 4-5 July 2017.

Mr. Ulrich Broker on behalf of IFOAM Apiculture Forum and Mrs. Sonja Theresia will participate in this event from Germany as well as Dr. Gholamhossein Tahmasebi an Iranian scientist, as resource persons.

The topics will focus on:

  • Economical, ecological and social implications of apiculture
  • Legal norms and guidelines / official
    and private standards
  • Perspectives of organic apicultural
    production
  • Conversion problems, risk assessment
    and evaluation
  • Specific apiary operations
  • Quality management and assurance in
    organic apiculture
  • Inspection and certification
    processes
  • Labelling/ packaging and marketing
  • Endemic Iranian bees and their
    potentials for honey production, etc.

The workshop will be supported by Iran Organic Association, Central Organization of Rural Cooperatives, and Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mine and Agriculture.

Apiculture Workshop


Author:

Dr. M. Reza Ardakani

Executive Manager of the Workshop,

ISOFAR World Board,

Director, IFOAM-IRAN

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The journal covers the principles and practice of organic agriculture and food systems taking a broad view of the subject area and is also encouraging papers which provide a critique or challenge to current standards or practices.

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