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Tuesday, 17 December 2019

Agriculture Ministry to double Egypt’s soybean cultivation areas

The Agriculture Ministry aims to more than double the area used for soybean cultivation from 37k feddans to 80k feddans during the current winter season, sources in the Agriculture Ministry told the local press. This would increase production to around 130k tonnes from 59k tonnes last year, substantially reducing the country’s reliance on imports.

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