Watch: Emirati woman wins Dh50,000 in ‘Dubai’s Best Homegrown Produce’ contest

Dr Sultana Osman Yousef Suleiman in her garden, which cultivates multiple fruit and vegetable varieties using aeroponic systems, at her home in District 1, Dubai
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Dubai: An Emirati woman has won Dh50,000 as the first place prize in ‘Dubai’s Best Homegrown Produce Competition’.

Dr Sultana Osman Yousef Suleiman’s garden, located in District 1, also won a ‘Medal of Dubai’s Best Homegrown Produce’ presented by Dubai Municipal Leaders.

Other winners

Out of 109 competitors, 12 emerged as finalists in the competition, which also awarded second and third place winners.

Naeema Mohammed Al Amiri’s garden in Al Garhoud secured the second position, with a cash award of Dh30,000. The innovative aquaponic system and abundance of plant species made this garden a top pick for the panellists.