After pilot success: 'Better Cotton Initiative' officially launched in Egypt under UNIDO's auspices

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 - 07:03 GMT

The Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation declared Monday that the initiative will be introduced in Damietta and Kafr Al Sheikh governorates.

Egypt's Irrigation min. probes providing water needs for farmers

Sat, 16 May 2020 - 09:45 GMT

Water Resources and Irrigation Minister Mohamed Abdel Aati has urged the constant follow up of the Nile River water levels at upper-basin countries as well as the rainfall rate.

Violating farmers to pay fines in installments over 2 years

Mon, 23 Mar 2020 - 01:46 GMT

That applies to farmers who committed violations pertinent to rice cultivation.

Sisi orders agriculture, irrigation ministries to solve farmers' problems

Sun, 11 Nov 2018 - 10:10 GMT

Sisi on Saturday ordered the ministries of agriculture and irrigation to work together for solving problems facing farmers.

Brexit weighs heavy at Irish farming fair

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 - 11:47 GMT

Brexit hung like a cloud over Ireland's biggest agricultural fair this week, with the country's food and farming industries.

Cabinet approves bill on establishing syndicate for farmers

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 01:24 GMT

The cabinet approved during its weekly meeting on Wednesday under Prime Minister Sherif Ismail a draft law on establishing a syndicate for farmers.

Vegetarian beef farmer moves herd to greener pastures

Tue, 04 Jul 2017 - 10:52 GMT

For committed vegetarian Jay Wilde, taking over his father's central England beef farm in 2011 gave rise to a significant ethical dilemma.