Arada has opened the first permanent Manbat Shop at the Aljada master community in New Sharjah.

The shop, set in the first residential phase of Aljada, enables Manbat’s goal to set up a bridge between local farmers and consumers in the UAE.

The Manbat initiative was launched in January 2021 in partnership with the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE) and is committed to promoting the performance of the UAE’s agricultural sector.

The first phase of Manbat began with the launch of Emirati farmers’ markets, which are now taking place on a weekly basis during the growing season in cities throughout the country.

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