Farms Details

Al Salhia Farm

Address: Kassasin Ismailia
Acres :1500
Crops: Beans,Spring Onion, Mange tout and Sugar snaps,
 
The operation in Salhia area was initiated at 2001. This to grow salad onions under pivot conditions for the first time in Egypt. Blue Nile started trials to see the best location and conditions for growing salad onion as part of its long term objective to be number one in supplying this product. The location was logistically good only 50 km from the airport with high quality staff and easily manageable structure. The total area was extended from 75 acre to be about 1500 acres in season 2016- 2017 to cover 9 months continuos production (Farm Production Calendar).
 
Salhia pack-house (3000 m) was established at 2003 to serve the intense production, improve the product quality and to save the transportation time/cost. The pack-house is supported by a number of cold store chambers. The pack house compliant is certified with BRC certificate and F2F requirement.