What We Do?

What We Do? We are here and do exist to support policy-makers in the food and agriculture field, and contribute information, data, and expertise-based needs of all the related parties. We do afraid and refrain from what we do not know. We do not have enough information and awareness on Turkey’s agriculture, and we have…

Advisory Board

Advisory Board Adnan Gültek; Türkiye Kırmızı Et Üreticileri Merkez Birliği Arzu Balkuv; Doğayı Koruma Vakfı (WWF) Ayten Çöl; Türkiye Yem Sanayicileri Birliği Prof. Dr. Ahmet ERGÜN; Beyaz Et Sanayiciler Birliği Derneği (Besd-Bir) Dr. Ediz Aksoy; Nişasta ve Glikoz Üreticileri Derneği (NISAD) Esra İren, PEPSICO-Meşrubatçılar Derneği Goncagül Çelebioğlu; Türkiye Makarna Sanayicileri Derneği Gökalp Aydın; Yem Katkıları…

Our Methods

Our Methods We are strongly belong to the soil; namely the source of life with our deepest dearness and faith. Desiring reassuring relation between agriculture and food & consumers and farmers, We’re passionately work for the policies to be produced in this way. We’re not only pursue the current agenda but also set our agenda.…

Our Story

Our Story Soil is one of the most miraculous piece of life. Soil that host both numerous visible and invisible creatures is the most complex and also the simplest biotope in the world. Soil is our mother who breathes the air and turns wheat into bread. Beyond that, soil is our root in the earth,…

Our Values

Our Values Comprehensiveness: GIFT aims to involve all relevant groups in the conducted studies. Impartiality: GIFT is not representing any interest group, political opinion or ideology. Objectivity: GIFT adopts reliable, verifiable information production based on data, research, analysis and proficiency in its work. Holistic Approach: GIFT conducts the whole rings in the value chain; from…

Strengthening Policy-Dialogue and Joint-Lobbying Perspective among Farmer and Food Industry Associations

Strengthening Policy-Dialogue and Joint-Lobbying Perspective among Farmer and Food Industry Associations About Project Agriculture sector is positioning very important place in national economy. In the Turkish economy, agricultural (farm) production accounts for 7 percent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and it represents almost 20 percent of total national employment on its own. With a value-chain…