Agriculture

Your rooftop, Your Paradise: Initiative to plant Egypt’s rooftops

Tue, 04 May 2021 - 03:46 GMT

The initiative was highly welcomed by social media users, who supported him with agricultural tips and instructions.

Egypt, FAO discuss government’s mechanisms in facing water scarcity

Thu, 29 Apr 2021 - 03:13 GMT

The Minister invited the FAO to participate in the fourth Cairo Water Week, due on October 24-28.

Mubarak’s Finance Minister Boutros Ghai acquitted of corruption charges

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 07:25 GMT

On April 23, 2013, Ghali was sentenced in absentia to 25 years in prison.

Egypt’s Sisi directs government to increase agricultural plots in central, northern Sinai

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 06:45 GMT

“The President also directed that the latest equipment and machinery be provided to reclaim the targeted lands in Sinai.

1st phase of canals lining in Egypt to be over June 20, 2022

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 - 02:32 GMT

It is worth hundreds of billions of pounds and targets thousands of kilometers.

Soft loans offered to farmers in the form of smart irrigation devices to save water, increase yield

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 - 10:55 GMT

Soft loans are being offered to farmers to switch from flood to modern irrigation as part of protocols with national banks, head of the Irrigation Development Sector said Wednesday.

Egyptian, South Sudanese ministers of agriculture and animal resources discuss wide-scale cooperation

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 06:18 GMT

Egyptian minister of agriculture visited his South Sudanese counterpart on Thursday to discuss wide-scale cooperation in their fields.

Egypt's successes in agriculture sector real miracle by all measures: Ayman El-Gamil

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 12:23 GMT

El-Gamil referred to the size of projects in the sector, performance rates, or returns of those development plans and programs, and perhaps the numbers provide the best picture and evaluation of this unprecedented activity.

Egyptian president checks harvest in 'New Delta'

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 10:54 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi is checking Tuesday the harvest of crops cultivated within the New Delta national project located in the Western Desert.

Minister reveals rate of Egypt's self-sufficiency of wheat, sugar

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 10:59 GMT

Egypt is expected to achieve self-sufficiency of sugar by 100 percent in 2022.

Egypt to create New Delta reclaiming 4.2B square meters

Mon, 29 Mar 2021 - 01:30 GMT

The area will be cultivated with strategic crops like wheat, corn, and vegetables.

1B cubic meters loss in Egypt's water share would incur harm to 1M citizens

Sun, 28 Mar 2021 - 01:02 GMT

Abdel Aty underscored that the cut in Egypt's water share will impact the agricultural sector having 40 million workers, who already need support the most.

Egypt, Boston Consulting Group cooperate on agricultural supply chain development

Sun, 21 Mar 2021 - 09:39 GMT

The Ministry of Planning and Economic Development is cooperating with the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) on a supply chain development project.

Egypt finances irrigation, agriculture by $100M in 2020

Tue, 16 Mar 2021 - 04:39 GMT

Al-Mashat also pointed out Egypt’s efforts in implementing its food security strategy; as food security has become an urgent task due to the pandemic that drew the world’s attention to its importance at times of crises; reemphasizing the necessity of prior preparations to provide the basic needs for all citizens.

Egyptian official unveils joint agricultural projects with Sudan

Sun, 07 Mar 2021 - 01:17 GMT

The official pointed out that such projects are the outcome of talks to cooperate in the fields of agriculture and animal production.

Egypt, Hungary discuss boosting cooperation in agricultural domains

Fri, 05 Mar 2021 - 06:52 GMT

The minister cited that Egypt achieved self-sufficiency in poultry, and plans to exports the surplus in both poultry and fish.

Agriculture Ministry follows up producing high-quality seeds in El Wadi el Gadid governorate

Thu, 04 Mar 2021 - 11:43 GMT

This came in a visit by head of the Central Administration for Seeds Production at the Agriculture Ministry Hatem Ibrahim to the governorate on Thursday.

Egypt re-elected member of IFAD Executive Board for 4-year term

Sun, 21 Feb 2021 - 01:09 GMT

IFAD has financed rural development projects in Egypt, with a total value of $ 1.12 billion, targeted nearly 1.5 million Egyptian rural beneficiaries since 1979.

Crops of which Egypt is among world's top 10 exporters, producers

Wed, 17 Feb 2021 - 02:45 GMT

Egypt is among the world's top 10 exporters and producers of certain crops.

Businessman Ayman el-Gamil applauds Egypt's attention to agricultural projects as means of national security

Sun, 24 Jan 2021 - 12:08 GMT

Egypt’s recent developmental and farming projects in Port Said and Sinai are promising and prove the state’s interest in agriculture and relevant activities as one of the pillars of national security, said businessman Ayman el-Gamil.

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