Algiers – The President of the Republic Abdelmadjid Tebboune gave Sunday, in the Council of Ministers, instructions for the revision of the organization of the agricultural administration, in accordance with the reformist approach taking into account the priorities of the sector, the Minister’s Council said in a statement.
After listening to a presentation on the development of agricultural production and the reduction of food dependency, President Tebboune ordered “a review of the structure and organization of agricultural administration, at central, regional and local levels, in accordance with a reformist approach taking into account priorities.
He also gave instructions to “develop an operating approach, in accordance with the agricultural specificity of Algeria, based on agricultural reality and not on academic theses”.
He also gave instructions to “strengthen dairy production facilities for better control of production and distribution, especially in large cities.”
He also ordered to “re-examine the experiences and the role of pilot farms to create added value in the sector at central, regional and local levels”.
President Tebboune called for “the creation of a statistical mechanism, based on modern techniques and including Algerian experts, which will enable precise scientific data to be obtained to exploit them prospectively”, the source concluded.