Cultivation

In pics: Egypt’s ‘Sheikh Oun’ turns from poor village to sustainable model thanks to rooftop farming

Tue, 02 Nov 2021 - 01:14 GMT

Khaled Gweida, one of the residents, said that six years ago, they asked an agricultural engineer to teach them planting rooftops, which they started in one unit that cost them then L.E. 1,500

On Egyptian Farmer Day, President Sisi pledges support, decent life

Thu, 09 Sep 2021 - 11:01 GMT

The president tweeted on the occasion.

Researcher shows degree of fiber strength of colored cotton cultivated in Egypt

Thu, 19 Aug 2021 - 11:23 GMT

Cotton worldwide used to be colored but a mutation occurred turning the specie into white, Mosaad explained.

In pics: Harvest of Egypt’s favorite summer fruit starts

Wed, 26 May 2021 - 02:19 GMT

Walking by fruit stands in the streets in Egypt, you can notice its distinctive smell; one of the most nutritionally rich fruits “Egyptian mango.”

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 cultivates 3.5 million feddans of wheat this season: Farmers’ Syndicate head

Mon, 28 Dec 2020 - 06:03 GMT

"The average production per feddan of wheat is 2.7 tons, noting that what has actually been cultivated so far is about 3 million feddans.

Egypt targets increasing agricultural exports by entering new markets

Tue, 04 Aug 2020 - 11:12 GMT

The government wants to increase agricultural exports in the current fiscal year to 6.75 million tons.

Violating farmers to pay fines in installments over 2 years

Mon, 23 Mar 2020 - 01:46 GMT

That applies to farmers who committed violations pertinent to rice cultivation.

915K feddans cultivated as ‘Strip Lynchets’ to boost wheat production

Sat, 02 Nov 2019 - 12:20 GMT

The ministry is also introducing new wheat species that resist climate change, ripen fast, and have high productivity.

Rice-cultivated areas increase: FEI head

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 - 10:24 GMT

The would-be cultivated area increased to 1.2 million acres compared to 724,000 acres to meet people’s needs.

21.8 tons of garbage collected in 7 months

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 - 09:11 GMT

The garbage were collected from all 27 governorates.

Delta Sugar: 114,351 feddans of sugar beet cultivated in 2018

Mon, 26 Nov 2018 - 12:37 GMT

Around 114,76 feddans of sugar beet have so far been planted in the plots allotted as per the contract farming system, the company's board chairman Ahmed Abou el Yazeed said in a statement carried by the Ministry of Supply.

Agriculture Investment opportunities in COMESA are big: Min

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 - 03:00 GMT

There are big investment opportunities in agriculture in the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa’s (COMESA) countries.

Cultivated rice area exceeds authorized area by 250K feddans

Sun, 04 Jun 2017 - 06:08 GMT

Rice production is banned in unauthorized fields with violators subjected to fine in accordance with the Irrigation and Drainage Law.

Cultivated rice area exceeds authorized area by 250K feddans

Sun, 04 Jun 2017 - 04:06 GMT

Rice production is banned in unauthorized fields with violators subjected to fine in accordance with the Irrigation and Drainage Law that imposes a financial fine on violators.

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