Pegasus Agriculture, a hydroponics leader in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region, said its technology of soilless farming can strictly control the use of available arable land for agricultural purpose.
The land capable
The fundamentals of supply and demand are causing concern, with increased consumption in emerging market, climate change and natural disasters affecting supply, while urbanisation in emerging markets lead to a de
The challenge of ensuring future food security as populations grow and diets change has its roots in soil, but the increasing degradation of the earth's thin skin is threatening to push up food prices and increase deforestation.
Bahrain's fisheries and agricultural sectors are expected to receive a major boost in investment in the next five years.
Municipalities and Urban Planning Affairs Minister Dr Juma Al Ka'abi said that in
The Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX) is planning to launch agricultural commodities contracts in the first quarter of 2015, the bourse's chief executive officer said on Monday.
"That's something we really wa
Global food prices rose to their highest in almost a year in March, led by unfavourable weather for crops and political tensions over Ukraine, the United Nations food agency said on Thursday.
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AGRA Middle East and VET Middle East today, the region’s specialist agribusiness and veterinary trade events, opened today (March 25) in Dubai.
Opened by Dr Rashid Ahmad bin Fahad, Minister of Environment & Water, the sh
Four UAE-based agriculture industry companies are in the race for their sustainable agriculture innovations for the 2014 AgraME Awards to be held in Dubai this month.
The awards ceremony which will take place o
New Zealand’s Primary Industries and Agriculture Minister Nathan Guy is visiting Saudi Arabia, Oman and the UAE this week in an effort to boost trade relations.
“This visit is an opportunity to build on New Zealand&rsq
A proposal to set up a national food company will be on the agenda of the next parliamentary session. The Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry has welcomed the plan for the government-owned firm which aims at promoting food security.