Protected Horticulture in Egypt: A study on the technology of protected cultivation in Egypt

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Abstract

The agricultural sector and greenhouse production of fresh fruits and vegetables in Egypt are important for, amongst others, food security, export position, and employment. The Egyptian Government recently announced the development of a large acreage, 40,000 ha, of protected horticulture and has requested Dutch support this development. This has resulted, amongst others, in this study by WUR Greenhouse Horticulture on the technology of protected cultivation in Egypt. The report presents a gap analysis on technological issues related to greenhouse horticulture in Egypt, gives an overview of stakeholders involved and ends with a Terms of Reference for a follow-up activity, including action plan and deliverables and a budget estimate.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationWageningen
PublisherWageningen Plant Research
Number of pages37
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017

Publication series

NameWageningen Plant Research rapport
No.WPR-704

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