As a result of the drop in agricultural exports, an agreement has been reached between the Investment Development Authority of Lebanon (IDAL)
Lebanon should reduce its reliance on imports and rely more on its domestic agricultural production, Agriculture Minister Hussein Hajj Hasan said.
A Lebanese olive oil extra virgin, was ranked fourth in the competition of the best olive oil extra virgin from organic agriculture (Bio) during the exhibition "Biofach 2012" in Nürnberg city in Germany.
A $121million (LL182 billion) fund to support fodder farming in Lebanon has been launched by Finance Minister Mohammad Safadi and Agriculture Minister Hussein Hajj Hassan.
Agriculture Minister Hussein Hajj Hassan said that Lebanon was searching for new markets in East Europe and Russia to export its agricultural products following the Syrian crisis's bad effect upon Lebanon's agriculture.
The Investment Development Authority of Lebanon (IDAL) seems adamant to support Lebanese farmers. The new program for the development of agricultural exports
Lebanon plans to open its struggling agriculture sector to lucrative European markets. Lebanese potatoes might enter the European markets, according to Agriculture Minister Hussein Hajj Hasan.
In recent years, potato farmers have been arguing they have been unable to sell their produce in the local market since imports have flooded the market with competitive prices as result of the Grater Free Trade Area (GAFTA) agreement.
Honeybees are fading away. If the Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD), however, is the major trouble facing Lebanese beekeepers, the climate
As the contamination of food by chemical hazards is a global health concern, a food safety monitoring system has become an urgent need.
STRATEGIES & PLANS
A fundraising event, entitled Think Green, will be held by Zero Waste ACT for all its business members on September, 10,2013, at WHITE, Dora.
The Green Mind Association invited all Green Mind Award Participants, finalists, runner ups and winners to the GREEN MIND DAY on Jan-16-2013 in Beirut, to create a platform where interested Venture Capital and Potential Investors met with participants.
A green initiative launched by Ashrafieh 2020 project aims to transform Ashrafieh into a tranquil and unpolluted area.Green spaces allow residents to walk and ride bicycles.