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a unit of dry measure used in Egypt

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75m tonnes of local wheat from farmers at prices ranging from EGP 555 to EGP 575 per ardeb, during the wheat harvest season which starts in mid-April and ends in July.
4 % with Compared production quantities in 2012, amounting about 46 million ardeb and about 8.
The government will start receiving local wheat with farmers and traders by mid-April for EGP 420 per ardeb.
The price of domestic wheat will be EGP 420 per one ardeb [equal to roughly 150kg].
He explained that one acre produces no more than 20 ardebs [1 ardeb is equal to 198 litres] of wheat and each is priced at EGP 420, meaning that revenues per acre reach EGP 8,400.
Cabinet spokesman Hossam Qawesh stated that the government is committed purchasing one ardeb of wheat [equal to roughly 150kg] for EGP 420 for the coming season, amid efforts to reduce dependence on imports in the light of weak dollar reserves.
Minister of Supply Khaled Hanafy criticised the idea during a meeting with the Division of Cairo Bakeries and the governor of Cairo, stating that the price the state pays local farmers for one ardeb is EGP 420 and "it won't change".
The Ministry of Finance suggested raising the price of wheat for local farmers to EGP 500 per ardeb, which equals 150 kg for EGP 420, in a statement on its website on Tuesday.
Minster Bassem Auda's policy was to improve the wheat supply system and raise the price of domestic wheat ardebs from EGP 380 to EGP 400 per ardeb," he added.
He states that according to recent reports by the Ministry of Agriculture, Egypt cultivates on average three million feddans for wheat production each year, and that the average of each feddan is 15 ardeb (150 kilograms).
60) per ardeb (140 kg) from LE 350 last season in a bid to boost output.
Egypt raised the price it will pay local farmers for their wheat next season to LE 380 per ardeb from LE 350 during the last season to encourage planting.
60) per ardeb (140 kg) from LE 350 during the last season to give them an incentive.
Notons que la productivite des types de ble Mirs 1 et Misr 2 depasse 25 ardebs par feddan contre 18 ardebs pour les types ordinaires.
Notons que la productivite des types de ble Mirs 1 et Misr 2 depasse 25 ardebs par feddans contre 18 ardebs pour les types ordinaires.