Innovative measure by government focuses on sustaining UAE’s future food supply

Innovative measure by government focuses on sustaining UAE’s future food supply

 

The UAE Office for Future Food Security has announced a partnership with green energy institute Masdar in a bid to sustain the future food security goals of the UAE. The tie-up aims to focus on two major projects, a smart home farm and a vertical farming container pilot project.

The Minister of State for Future Food Security, Mariam Almheiri, said that the partnership will prove to be extremely vital in achieving future food security goals. Masdar has proved to be a valuable partner in the initiative because of their vast experience in sustainability which has been apparent in their projects in Masdar city and also their global renewable energy assets.

The partnership is a step in the right direction towards adapting innovative solutions in agricultural practices and practical and sustainable solutions that will overcome the challenges posing the agriculture industry.