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Saudi Arabia's farm investments in Sudan to hit $13bn

Saudi Arabia's investments in Sudan's agriculture sector is likely to reach more than $13 billion after the north African nation  introduced new legislation to protect investors and attract more foreign funds, said a report.

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Masdar invests in Dudgeon offshore wind farm project

Abu Dhabi-based renewable energy company Masdar has partnered with Norway’s Statoil and Statkraft in a 402 MW offshore wind farm project, off the Norfolk coast in Eastern England. Masdar acquired a 35 percent stake in the pr

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Pegasus plans hydroponic farm in Saudi

Pegasus Agri-tech, Mena region's largest commercial operator of hydroponic farming facilities, has announced plans to build the first commercial hydroponic farm in Saudi Arabia. It will build a 20,000 sq m hydroponic farming f

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Egypt embarks on new era of agricultural evolution

Agricultural advancements taking place in Egypt’s desert could pave the way for a whole new approach to cultivating fresh vegetables and fish in the GCC that’s four times more efficient than regular farms, and requires no fertile lan

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Poultry farms strike may trigger shortages in Bahrain

A shortage of fresh chicken is expected in Bahrain after 33 poultry farms went on strike yesterday. They claim chicks they are supplied by the Delmon Poultry Company are often sick, weak and vulnerable and die within days, said a

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Five-star menu to feature 80pc Bahraini produce

A five-star hotel in Bahrain is planning to source up to 80 per cent of its fresh produce from a local farm by the end of next year. The Kempinski Grand and Ixir Hotel Bahrain City Centre currently relies on Sadiq Farms for 40 per

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Abu Dhabi to host global farm experts

Abu Dhabi will take Middle East leadership in food security when the emirate hosts the world’s largest showcase of game-changing innovations in sustainable agriculture in February next year. The Global Forum for Innovations

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Bobcat rolls out E25 compact excavator

Leading manufacturer of farm and construction equipment, Bobcat, has launched the new E25 reduced tail swing (RTS) compact excavator. Equipped with cab and standard bucket, the new E25 model has an operating weight of 2.571 kg and combi

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Syria fighters

Members of Free Syrian Army fighters are seen at Sermada near Idlib gust 12, 2012. Picture taken August 12, 2012.  Reuters/Shaam News Network/Handout

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Drought-hit

US President Barack Obama walks around the McIntosh family farm with owners to view drought-ridden corn fields in Missouri Valley, Iowa August 13, 2012. Leading members of the Group of 20 nations are prepared to trigger an emergency meeting to a

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