Indonesian agriculture minister impressed by how UAE grows fruits and vegetables in desert

An Indonesian agriculture minister is surprised at the way the UAE is scripting a green history in the desert areas of Abu Dhabi.

Last week, Dr. Syahrul Yasin Limpo, Minister of Agriculture, and a delegation visited the facilities of Elite Agro Group (EAG) – a leading local producer and distributor of fresh produce.

Limpo and his team conducted a field visit to EAG’s greenhouse facility for the development and planting of berries and vegetables in desert areas of Al Foah in Al Ain.

The minister was impressed with EAG’s use of technology to grow products. Limpo offered EAG an opportunity to cooperate in implementing and developing advanced greenhouse technology for projects in the Lembang area of Bandung in Indonesia, as well as agricultural land being developed on the island of Kalimantan.

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