Agriculture

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.

President Sisi warns of illegal constructions, 100-year impact of delay in developmental projects

Sat, 29 Aug 2020 - 12:29 GMT

"Officials who aren’t able to impose order by dealing with construction violations have to resign," President Sisi.

Ministry issues figures on Egyptian agricultural exports in 2020

Wed, 19 Aug 2020 - 11:50 GMT

The statement is on the amount of garlic, bell pepper, and eggplant exported since the beginning of 2020 until August 12.

Egypt agrees with Sudan to cultivate its lands with sunflowers, soybeans, corn

Wed, 19 Aug 2020 - 10:58 GMT

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.

PM follows up on developmental projects in north, middle Sinai including Bahr Al Baqar plant

Sun, 16 Aug 2020 - 05:09 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli met on Sunday with a number of ministers to follow up on the developmental projects that are underway in north and middle Sinai.

Egypt's produces 21% of world's dates: FAO

Sat, 15 Aug 2020 - 03:35 GMT

Yet, Egypt's rank in dates export market is not as high

Egypt's agricultural exports exceed 3.7M tons since January

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 - 03:51 GMT

This came in a weekly report handed over to Quseir by head of the Central Administration of Plant Quarantine (CAPQ) ِAhmed el Attar.

Egypt to introduce artificial intelligence in irrigation water management

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 12:51 GMT

The Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation and the Ministry of Telecommunications and Information Technology signed a cooperation protocol.

President Sisi holds meeting on agricultural projects, Sinai development

Wed, 05 Aug 2020 - 05:13 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi held a meeting Wednesday with ministers of agriculture and military production.

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.

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