Impressions from the CO2 reduction project in SEKEM, Egypt

In December 2012, Udo Fischer, CEO of Holle baby food GmbH, visited the Sekem–Farm in Egypt together with Tobias Bandel, Managing Partner Soil & More International BV:


One year after the project began the 350 000 square metres of desert have already become green. With the help of CO2 compensation payments for 2013 it was possible to achieve the goal of transforming an area of desert equivalent to 35 soccer pitches into arable land, making it available for organic farming. 2014 should see the same area of land greened if everything goes according to plan.