agriculture

Startup Weekend Bekaa - Ag | Food | Water Innovation

Startup Weekend Bekaa - Ag | Food | Water Innovation

Do you have an idea related to agriculture, food or water you'd like to pursue or a problem you'd...
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Rehabilitating oases in Tunisia

Rehabilitating oases in Tunisia

Tunisia’s Tamerza Oasis is the largest of more than 200 oases located across the country’s four...
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How to be a rural woman and live to tell the tale!

It’s 5 o’clock and the alarm goes off. She has breakfast and, with the radio in the background, she...
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ICBA, AOAD partner to boost food security in Arab region

The International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) and the Arab Organization for...
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Water and sand: Is groundwater-based farming in Jordan's desert sustainable?

Sustainability of groundwater-based agriculture is questionable in Jordan’s highland due to...
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Olive mill wastewater: from a pollutant to green fuels, agricultural water source and biofertilizer

An environmentally friendly strategy for the valorization of olive mill wastewater to converts it...
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Supplemental irrigation for improved water use efficiency

This practice presents a way to increase the efficiency of water use by supplemental irrigation (SI...
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FAO trains 800 farmers and labourers on improving agricultural practices

Improving agricultural practices and reducing loss and waste of grapes and tomatoes in Nubaria,...
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GCF project seed funding to help grow agricultural resilience in Morocco

If you enjoy citrus fruit, you most likely have tasted a clementine from Morocco, and there is a...
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Raised beds for improving crop water productivity and water efficiency

Egypt has been suffering from severe drought and is going to face an even stronger scarcity of...
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Facing an even hotter, drier climate, Jordan testing desert agriculture

In a patch of barren land that hasn't yielded crops for centuries, engineers from the Sahara Forest...
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FAO concludes social protection and agriculture e-learning series

The FAO Regional Initiative on Small-Scale Family Farming has just concluded the first ever e-...
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