Agriculture

Egypt exports 4.8M tons of agricultural products in 2020

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 - 09:10 GMT

Egypt has exported 4.8 million tons of agricultural products since January.

Egypt, EU, AFD conclude project worth €52M in agricultural sector

Mon, 23 Nov 2020 - 02:31 GMT

A ceremony was held to celebrate the conclusion of the Support to Agricultural SME's Project (SASME) displaying funding and training provided.

Egypt's pomegranate exports reach almost 83K in 2020 ranking 5th

Tue, 17 Nov 2020 - 09:24 GMT

That is since the beginning of 2020 until November 4.

Sisi asks PM to expand water, agricultural project in Matrouh into Western Desert

Mon, 16 Nov 2020 - 10:30 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi asked the prime minister and the minister of agriculture to expand the scope of a water and agricultural project well into the Western Desert in cooperation with the International Fund For Agricultural Development (IFAD).

Egypt's onion exports record 370K in 2020 until November 4

Sat, 14 Nov 2020 - 08:41 GMT

Onion is the third most exported crop by Egypt following citrus and potato, respectively.

Joint higher committee of agriculture, irrigation ministries discuss modernizing, upgrading irrigation systems

Thu, 05 Nov 2020 - 03:03 GMT

They agreed on forming joint committees of officials and specialists from both ministries to follow up the Egyptian farms in Africa.

Egypt recycles 2M tons of rice straw, produces fertilizers

Mon, 02 Nov 2020 - 02:42 GMT

The ministry had established 731 sites - located in six governorates - where the straw is piled up.

Egypt's agricultural exports record positive levels despite COVID-19

Sun, 01 Nov 2020 - 10:56 GMT

This success is due to efforts of the state and agricultural investment companies, which confirm the solidity and strength of the sector and the great capabilities it possesses for production and stable growth under all circumstances and variables.

Agriculture minister underlines importance of exports

Tue, 27 Oct 2020 - 09:58 GMT

At a meeting of the agricultural exports council, he added that increasing agricultural exports will save more hard currency for Egypt.

Licensed farms in Egypt jump from 145 in 2017 to 56K in 2020

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 - 10:03 GMT

In three years, the Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation issued tens of thousands of licenses for cattle, poultry, and dairy farms.

Egyptian exports of oranges record almost 1.4M tons in current season

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 11:17 GMT

Egypt is the world's top exporter of oranges for two years in a row.

Back to basics: funding agricultural projects

Sun, 11 Oct 2020 - 03:05 GMT

Amidst an impeding global recession, several funding programs aim to serve investors in the agrarian industry.

Agriculture sector vital field that easily adapts environmental changes- Egypt's Minister

Mon, 05 Oct 2020 - 08:20 GMT

The Minister reviewed Egypt’s agricultural development projects in cooperation with IFAD, saying that a total of 13 projects have been funded by the IFAD at a cost of $830 million, including 10 completed projects and three ongoing ones

Egypt extends deadline for submission of reconciliation requests for building violations to October 30

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 - 03:35 GMT

The state will not demolish a building inhabited by the citizens.

787.8K tons of rice straw collected from 6 governorates: Agriculture Ministry

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 - 03:11 GMT

Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation issued its weekly report, citing that the country has collected and recycled 787,874 tons of rice straw.

Egypt's onion exports rise by 20% in 2 months

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 - 08:15 GMT

In a similar context, Egypt ranked third globally in 2019 in the exports of dried onion with a total of 13.6 tons.

Warnings against cultivating crops on the islands of the Nile in Egypt due to high level of water

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 - 03:36 GMT

Due to an increase in Nile water level in Egypt, more than 70 feddans (one feddan equals 1.03 acres) in Egypt’s Delta were flooded five days ago.

Businessman Ayman al-Gamil praises growth of Egyptian agricultural sector, self-sufficiency of specific goods

Sun, 06 Sep 2020 - 01:50 GMT

Chairman of Cairo 3 A Ayman al-Gamil praised on Sunday the ongoing growth in the sectors of agriculture, agro industries, and animal production.

Egypt lost 1.2M feddans in 40 years due to illegal activities on agricultural lands

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 - 06:39 GMT

This lost piece of land could have been used to achieve food security for 25 million Egyptians.

Egypt’s potato exports hit 674K tons: Agriculture official

Sat, 29 Aug 2020 - 04:38 GMT

The potato crop ranks number two in Egypt’s agricultural exports due to its quality and the increase in production.

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