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Subsidizing Local Food for the Whole Nation

Touch the Soil News #1229 (Feature photo – UAE National Seal – Public Domain) The United Arab Emirates has a new take on food. The UAE Ministry of Climate Change and Environment is subsidizing the production of food around the whole nation. The plan is to subsidize farmers and promote local food so that the country can become food self-sufficient. The goal is to increase national food production by 5 to 10 percent a year One must ask, should a nation put food at the forefront of its priorities? You can read the full story here at Hortdaily: Want More? – Sign up below Special Deals Ahead…Sign up!

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