• Goumbook celebrates Eid Al Fitr by giving 10,000 Ghaf trees to the local community

    Unique Eid Al Fitr initiative is part of the “Give a Ghaf” Tree Planting Program Active since 2011, “Give a Ghaf” raises awareness about the UAE National tree, the Living Desert & water conservation. All UAE land owners are invited to apply online for free trees: Ghaf trees consume very little water, enrich the soil, […]

    Updated: 19 June, 2017

  • Agricultural land identified in Abu Dhabi

    Study finds 400,000 hectares of potential farm land in emirate. A five-year soil study in Abu Dhabi has found 400,000 hectares of potential agricultural land on the emirate’s mainland, which covers 5.7 million hectares. Dr Ahmed Al Masoum, Deputy Director-General of the International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA), said: “The survey was the first of […]

    Updated: 18 May, 2010