Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation
Citrus topped the Egyptian agricultural exports, followed by potatoes, onions, garlic, and strawberries.
This came in a weekly report handed over to Quseir by head of the Central Administration of Plant Quarantine (CAPQ) ِAhmed el Attar.
The minister's statements came during his participation in the closing workshop of the digital agricultural guidance in Egypt organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).
The meeting, which was held at the headquarters of the Ministry of Agriculture in Cairo, was attended by the supervisor of joint African farms at the ministry, Maher el Maghraby.
The minister of agriculture asserted that the Cabinet should be committed to the decision taken by Sherif Ismail’s government to receive cotton yields from farmers
The minister of agriculture asserted that the Cabinet should be committed to the decision taken by Sherif Ismail’s government to receive cotton yields from farmers.
This came in a meeting held here Tuesday at the Agriculture Ministry premises.
Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation Ezz el-Din Abu Steit stated on Thursday that 13 cases of violations of fertilizers' distribution in Upper Egypt's Sohag governorate have been referred to prosecution.
The report revealed that Kafr el-Sheikh governorate came at the top of the governorates in terms of cultivating cotton with a land of 97,000 feddans.
There has been a remarkable rise in Egypt's citrus and potato exports, where exported citrus fruits totaled about 1.19 million tons
It focuses on achieving three priorities: improving agricultural productivity, raising food security in strategic commodities, and sustainable use of natural agricultural resources.