How to reduce the consumption of natural resources in agriculture?
How to reduce the consumption of natural resources in agriculture? In Astana, international experts discussed the world experience in energy efficient agro-technologies and prospects for attracting investments in this field. Participants praised the saving farming system, which is now used in Kazakhstan. The technology saves water, and is an effective solution for arid regions of the country. This approach let increase food security and the revenue to $490 million in the past three years. Nearly 5 million people consume grain annually.
TURI FILECIA, SENIOR AGRONOMIST, FAO TCIC, ITALY:
– Conservation agricultural or no-till is very important and in Kazakhstan it is something which has started some years ago. Today, Kazakhstan is playing a very important role in advancing in conservation agriculture no-till.