USDA strengthens trade linkages with Georgia via science-based research (June 29)

USDA strengthens trade linkages with Georgia via science-based research (June 29) The U.S. Department of Agriculture continues fostering collaboration and networking through its Borlaug Fellowship Program to improve agricultural productivity and trade through science-based research.  Maia Metreveli, a researcher at the Richard Lugar Public Health Research Center and head of the Risk Assessment Division at the Scientific Research Center of Agriculture ...
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USDA supports implementation of SPS requirement under the DCFTA in Georgia (May 14)

USDA supports the implementation of SPS requirement under the DCFTA in Georgia (May 14)   During May 4 – 15, 2018 U.S. Department of Agriculture experts conducted a series of activities to help implement international SPS standards by strengthening the private veterinary sector. The Veterinarians Regional Associations (VRAs) platform for Animal Health in Georgia was ...
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Measuring Progress towards Improved Animal Health in Georgia (March 1)

Measuring Progress towards Improved Animal Health in Georgia (March 1) The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Georgian Animal Health Program focuses on reducing the incidences of priority animal diseases across the country. In collaboration with the Ministry of Environment Protection and Agriculture, the program supports a National Animal Health Program (NAHP) Steering Group (SG) and ...
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USDA Strengthens Private Veterinary Sector capacity in Georgia (February 26)

USDA Strengthens Private Veterinary Sector capacity in Georgia (February 26) During the February 26 – March 1 USDA has conducted an intensive “Organizational and Business Development Training Course” for West Georgia VRA members in Kutaisi, Imereti region. The objectives of the intensive coursed were to strengthen organizational and business plan development skills focusing on management ...
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The United States support Georgian Government to modernize agricultural sector (November 24)

The United States support Georgian Government to modernize agricultural sector (November 24) Ambassador Kelly met with the Minister of Agriculture of Georgia (MoA) and National Statistics Office of Georgia (Geostat) to highlight United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)  assistance to the MoA and Geostat to improve the capacity for  collecting, analyzing, and disseminating agricultural data ...
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USDA continues to support Georgia for improving animal health throughout the country (November 14)

USDA continues to support Georgia for improving animal health throughout the country (November 14)   Eighteen members of Georgia’s National Animal Health Program (NAHP) Steering Group met today to mark the capstone of another successful year for improving animal health throughout the country. This thematic co-ordination group of animal and human health experts represented by ...
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USDA supports GOG delegation to the Sanitary and Phytosanitary Committee Meeting at WTO Secretariat in Geneva (October 30)

USDA supports GOG delegation to the Sanitary and Phytosanitary Committee Meeting at WTO Secretariat in Geneva (October 30) The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) in collaboration with the National Food Agency and Ministry of Agriculture supported the travel of the Government of Georgia (GOG) delegation to the Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) Committee Meeting October 30 ...
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Global Trade, Local Needs: Supporting Agricultural Trade Capacity in Georgia (September 5-7)

Global Trade, Local Needs: Supporting Agricultural Trade Capacity in Georgia (September 5-7)   Tbilisi, Georgia – On September 5th forty-five individuals representing the private sector, academia, civil society and government met to discuss food safety requirements for successful export and import of food products under both World Trade Organization (WTO) and European Union (EU) harmonized ...
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New Private Veterinarian Associations Deliver Essential Services for Improved Animal Health and Production in Georgia (May 15)

New Private Veterinarian Associations Deliver Essential Services for Improved Animal Health and Production in Georgia (May 15) RUSTAVI, GEORGIA – More than 30 individuals gathered for the opening ceremony of the Kvemo Kartli private Veterinarians’ Regional Association (VRA) on May 16 at the Hotel Vejini.   The event was co-hosted by the Georgia Institute of Public ...
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USDA Supports Georgian Ministry of Agriculture on Wheat Yield Projections (April 20 – 24)

USDA Supports Georgian Ministry of Agriculture on Wheat Yield Projections (April 20 – 24) From April 20-24, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) expert statistician David Luckenbach and USDA Georgia staff helped to train Georgian Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) staff on wheat objective measurement procedures in the Kakheti and Shida Kartli Regions.  Trainings were held in ...
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USDA Collaborates with GeoStat to Provide Better Stats (November 26)

USDA Collaborates with GeoStat to Provide Better Stats (November 26) On November 26, the Agricultural Statistics Division of National Statistics Office of Georgia (GeoStat), in partnership with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), launched a one week intensive training session for WesternGeorgia GeoStat field staff to improve their ability to produce quality, accurate, timely, and reliable statistical data.  The training ...
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