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Israeli Firm to Supply €18.7 mn Solar-powered Irrigation System to Eritrea

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The project is the first of its kind – integrated drip irrigation project with solar pumping in Africa – and will be relevant for many other countries where the farms are not connected to grid electricity.

By Devika Nithin,

NaanDanJain Irrigation Ltd., a producer and provider of tailor-made irrigation solutions company, said it entered into an agreement worth 18.7 million Euros with Ministry of Agriculture and National Development, Eritrea, for the supply and installation of solar-powered drip irrigation systems.

NaanDanJain irrigation Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of Jain irrigation and is head quartered in Israel.

The project, fully funded by European Union, is the largest agricultural development for small agricultural holders in Eritrea. Continue reading Israeli Firm to Supply €18.7 mn Solar-powered Irrigation System to Eritrea