SOME EXAMPLES OF
CONTEMPORARY DESERT FARMING
by Michele Leonardi architect © The M.O.S.
The Salton Sea Valley,
Note that the Salton Sea Lake is artificial.
Al Kharj, near Riyad,
United Arab Emirates
The advanced phase of desert terraforming process.
Perhaps it's not the right area, I tried to guess, but it's known that the Israelis work from decades in the field of desert farming, for example with drip irrigation.
Near the port of Augusta, in southern Australia, there is an agrovoltaic farm called Sundrop Farms Port Augusta Pdt Ltd, which "transforms" solar energy and salt water into fresh and decontaminated vegetables: 23,000 mirrors produce 17,000 tons of tomatoes in a big greenhouse.