To improve productivity, quality and feeding used new challenges.
Optimal exploitation of the unity of area and increase the fertility of dry and saline soils
Devising of innovations and new technologies to increase productivity and reduce the negative aspects of salinity and drought.
Using safe and high value products for feed, food and industry.
Devising of innovations and new technologies to used of the end products in medicinal purposes.
To reduce environmental pollution through biowastes recycling.
DESCRIPTION OF YOUR ORGANISATION:
The Agricultural Research Center (ARC) is a governmental agency within the purview of the Egyptian Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation. The ARC serves as the research and development arm of the ministry and focuses on conducting applied research to produce technologies aimed at increasing agricultural productivity and reducing production costs. The ARC also facilitates technology dissemination and adoption, drawing on government extension services to get technology to farmers, monitoring adoption by end users and continuously developing human capital. Since the 1970s, the ARC has led the development of: new crop varieties, improved agronomic practices and better food processing techniques.
The Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean Area will devise new R&I approaches to improve water availability and sustainable agriculture production in a region heavily distressed by climate change, urbanisation and population growth
The PRIMA programme is an Art.185 initiative supported and funded under Horizon 2020, the European Union’s Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.