The project spans over 2.2 million feddans (one feddan equals 4,500 square meters).
The area will be cultivated with strategic crops like wheat, corn, and vegetables.
The June BOP became $3.3 billion instead of $3.61 billion.
This came during the Egyptian Minister of Supply Ali Al-Moselhi’s meeting, with Sudan’s Director-General of Sudan’s Military Industry Corporation Mirghani Idris and his accompanying delegation, as well as representatives of the Sudanese Etisalat Company.
The fall armyworms are no less dangerous than the [novel] coronavirus pandemic, as it destroys more than 80 types of agricultural crops in Egypt.”
The Indian arm of DowDuPont said it had obtained permission to conduct trials growing a small crop of the corn in the northern state of Punjab but would like to "defer the undertaking".