Topic 1.1.1 RIA Sustainable groundwater management in water-stressed Mediterranean areas (Section 1) Topic 2.1.1 RIA Bridging the gap between potential and actual irrigation performance in the Mediterranean (Section 2) Topic 2.1.2 RIA Management of low quality waters under water scarcity and climate change conditions (Section 2)
Topic 1.2.1 RIA Conserving water and soil in Mediterranean dry-farming, smallholder agriculture (Section 1). Topic 1.2.2 IA Sustainability and competitiveness of Mediterranean greenhouse and intensive horticulture (Section 1). Topic 2.2.1 RIA Small scale farming systems innovation (Section 2). Topic 2.2.2 RIA Use and management of biodiversity as a major lever of sustainability in farming systems (Section 2).
Microalgae are important ecosystem component for producing bio-active which have and important role in food and pharmaceutical industry. Spirulina is a member of the blue green algae rich in carotenoid, chlorophyll, phycocyanin, amino acid, minerals and many other bioactive components, which makes it ideal to use as a food additive along with many other applications within biology, biotechnology, food and medicine industry.
DESCRIPTION OF YOUR ORGANISATION:
We are a limited company (SME) with a focus on research and development in Spirulina farming and production, established in 2018 as a part of Grand investment group providing the market with a food grade Algae smell free Spirulina powder and flex.
We are cultivating Spirulina in a closed raceway system, Based on a clean underground water with a weather control system that isolate the Spirulina pond.
Spirulina Misr partners and associates roots go back almost 25 years as the experts of Spirulina production. Today we offer quality Spirulina and Spirulina-based products,
We work to develop Spirulina, a blue-green algae, as a world food resource. Spirulina Misr was funded by a group of private Egyptian investors committed to the vision and hope Spirulina represented.
In 2018, Grand Investment group developed a partnership with the Arab Academy for Science,
With a commitment to developing micro-algae for food and pharmaceuticals that had just begun growing Spirulina in Egypt.
This unique partnership between Arab Academy for Science and grand investment group flourished to a dynamic growth of spirulina production in Egypt by using the state of the art infrastructure to grow spitulina , Today, our farm is the Egypt’s largest spirulina farm together with our future commercial partners will be the biggest producer in Africa and Middle East.
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.