An expanded meeting regarding the execution of assignments given by the President at the Republican Meeting which was held under the chairmanship of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mr. Ilham Aliyev on 4th of August on the development of cocoon, tobacco and hazelnut production in Gakh, was held in the Gabala Region Executive Power. In the meeting held with participation of the heads of associated departments, enterprises, organizations, farmers, entrepreneurs, administrative territorial representatives and chairpersons of the municipalities, Sabuhi Abdullayev, the Head of the Region Executive Power, provided information about the duties composed in the result of Mr. Ilham Aliyev’s speech at the republican meeting. It was noted that, in accordance with the instructions of the head of state, development of agriculture will remain one of the priorities in the upcoming period. Sabuhi Abdullayev said that concrete assignments have been given related to deepening reforms in this area, increase in productivity, further improvement of agricultural technical support, creation of a larger export potential and harmonization of agriculture with positive demographic dynamics. Chief of the regional agriculture department Rahib Ahmadov, cocoon manufacturer Ilham Sharifov, hazelnut entrepreneur Sidgi Guliyev talked around the issue at the meeting. A decision project has been accepted at the meeting.