On the website of the Iranian Agriculture News Agency, Fatemeh Pasban (Institute of Planning and Agricultural Economics Research) writes a piece on the costs of importing versus cultivating an agricultural product. Considering a sustainable agricultural development model, on what basis should this decision be made?
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Responses to “Cultivation vs import”
Cenesta can help make Iran self-sufficient. If Cuba can survive 60 years with US aggression & sanctions on their doorstep & develop a world-class self-sufficient & sustainable agriculture, so can Iran become even stronger in its biodiversity, foreign exchange, job creation, permaculture & tourism than before.
Perhaps you could feature 2 Iranian films on your site?
1) Poets of Life, https://vimeo.com/195508854
2) Mother of the Earth, https://vimeo.com/197095039
both document the heroic work & noble example by Iranian women.