- A delegation of the Vine and Wine Foundation of Armenia visited Georgia in order to share the experience of implementing the vineyard cadaster program.
A delegation of the Vine and Wine Foundation of Armenia visited Georgia in order to share the experience of implementing the vineyard cadaster program.
The vineyard cadaster program was launched by the National Wine Agency in 2014. In 2021, the program was completed in Racha-Lechkhumi and Kakheti regions; At this stage, it is being carried out in Kvemo Kartli, Shida Kartli, Mtskheta-Mtianeti, and Samtskhe-Javakheti regions. Implementation of the vineyard cadaster program is also carried out in Armenia.
Within the framework of the visit, the chairman of the agency, Levan Mekhuzla, introduced the guests to the main achievements and challenges of the cadaster program of vineyards of Georgia at the meeting held at the National Wine Agency; Legislative aspects related to vineyard cadaster were discussed at the meeting.
In order to get acquainted with the position of the private sector on the topic, the members of the delegation visited wine cellars in the Kakheti region.
The Cadaster of vineyards is one of the main preconditions for the development of the field of viticulture and the promotion of quality wine production. It ensures an organized and transparent vintage process and the quality and traceability of grape products.
The visit of the Armenian delegation was carried out with the support of the "Private Sector Development and Vocational Education in the South Caucasus" (PSD TVET SC) program, which is implemented in Georgia, Azerbaijan, and Armenia with the support of the relevant ministries and the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ), the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development ( BMZ).