World Folio | 1 June 2015
Our dream is to convert Sudanese natural resources into commodities that would help address international food security issues,” says Sudan’s Ministry of Agriculture.
Sudan – A food basket of the Arab world With massive areas of arable land and over 130 million heads of livestock, Sudan is receiving huge investments in its agriculture sector from Gulf states looking to address the food security problem Sudan is constantly aiming to use and develop advanced agricultural technologies to help boost agricultural and livestock sectors so as to contribute to food security. Since Sudan is one of the most arable areas in Africa and the Arab region, it has always been a potential food basket for Africa and the Arab world. Today, Sudan is making great efforts to achieve this goal in coordination and cooperation with its Arab neighbors and friends in various countries of the world. – See more at: http://farmlandgrab.org/post/view/24988-sudan-a-food-basket-of-the-arab-world#sthash.2bwvPRYC.dpuf