The company underscored that the new silos will be close to the production sites in order to reduce the costs of transport and fuel.
The Egyptian government is keen to increase the cultivation of strategic crops, said Minister of Agriculture El Sayyed Al Qusseir.
Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation Al Sayed al-Qusair made the statements Sunday.
The main objective of applying the agriculture strategy by horizontal and vertical expansion is to achieve food security.
Meanwhile, Faoud met with Mariam bint Mohammed Saeed Hareb Almheiri, the UAE Minister of Climate Change and Environment, on the sidelines of the ministerial meeting, the Egyptian Ministry said on Friday in another statement.
Both sides also discussed the impacts of climate change and the Ukrainian war on the agricultural and food security sectors in Egypt, FAO-Egypt on its official Twitter account on Sunday.
The agreement aims to improve the living standards of Upper Egyptians in Minya, Assiut, and Sohag. It supports them to face water scarcity and climate change impacts in the future.
The Umm Al-Bared Dam is located in the village of Al-Tamd, with a length of 250 meters, a height of 7 meters, and a storage capacity of 3 million cubic meters of water.
The ministry is carrying out measures taken to enhance the irrigation system, and coexistence with the negative impact of climate change.
Food security is in the heart of Egypt’s 2030 Vision as national security issue, and is working on expanding agricultural land, reduce import, and adapt to climate change, Minister of Agriculture Assayed al-Qasir said Thursday.
Egyptian Minister of Agriculture El Sayyed El Qusseir announced in a statement on Thursday that India has been recognized as a new country of origin for importing wheat within the framework of the state’s plan to open new sources of importing wheat as a strategic commodity.
The talks also tackled ways of overcoming the negative impact of the Russian-Ukrainian conflict on the global and Egyptian economy, including allocating 100 million euros by the EU to support Egypt in the field of food security.
The matter was discussed Thursday in a meeting comprising President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi and officials.
The experience took place in New Valley's Sharq Al Owaynat.
The volume of Egyptian agricultural exports declined from September of 2021 till February 2022 to hit 1.843 million tons against 1.959 million tons during the corresponding period of 2020/2021 season.
Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation El Sayed El Quseir has discussed with Zambian Ambassador to Egypt Topply M Lubaya, along with his accompanying delegation, means of promoting agricultural cooperation between the two countries.
The progress rate of the project has been detailed.
Most of the encroachments were in the form of unlicensed buildings.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi instructed the government Tuesday to set a fixed price for the unsubsidized loaf of bread putting an end to its random increase.
Quseir said it is important to encourage applied researches to help in facing climate change and its negative impacts on agriculture.