Fayoum Agriculture Agent inspects chrysanthemum and wheat plantations at Ibshaway Center

Fathi Al-Sayeh
7098 Prof. Dr. Rabie Mustafa, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Agriculture in Fayoum inspected the cultivation of chrysanthemums in the field of medicinal and aromatic plants in the Ibshaway Center, where Fayoum represents the first governorate of the Republic to produce and cultivate medicinal and aromatic plants, as it represents an area of Medicinal and aromatic plants have a third of the cultivated area in Egypt, followed by Beni Suef and Minya. In implementation of the instructions of Mr. Al-Qusair, Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation, to communicate with farmers and solve all their problems and how to deal with agricultural pests 7098
The Undersecretary of the Ministry said that the most important medicinal and aromatic plants that are grown in Fayoum are: chrysanthemum, moonflower, yellow gold, and chamomile, and it is one of the most important medicinal and aromatic plants in agriculture and export in Egypt. Fayoum is famous for the cultivation and export of medicinal and aromatic plants, hence the interest of the Directorate of Agriculture with growers and exporters of medicinal and aromatic plants, in addition to crowning Dr. Ahmed Al-Ansari, Governor of Fayoum, took care of the projects built on agricultural crops, especially medicinal and aromatic plants.
He also inspected the agent The Ministry of Wheat Cultivations The Undersecretary of the Ministry praised the method of growing wheat on terraces because of its many benefits, including saving in the amount of seeds, where an acre is cultivated with 45 kg instead of 60 kg, as well as saving irrigation water at a rate of a quarter, the possibility of weed resistance, resistance to sleep and an increase in yield.

The Undersecretary of the Ministry also appealed to farmers to adhere to the varietal policy of the governorate, which was circulated to all agricultural associations, where high-productivity seeds were provided with the knowledge of Agricultural guidance.