Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences
Department of Agriculture
Growing Sustainability, Integrated Village Development Project: El Quaraaoun Pilot Village.
Supported by Mercy Corps.
Sustainable Improvement of Marginal Lands in Lebanon.
Supported by IDRC.
Darwin Project in Coastal Vegetation Survey and Conservation in Lebanon.
Supported by the Kew Royal Botanical Gardens.
Field day at AREC about
management in potato
Field day at AREC about potato diseases
Potato seed production at AREC
Promoting conservation agriculture in the Beqaa plain
Promoting saffron production in the Beqaa plain
Partnership with LaSalle University, France: Exchange of students and faculty.
Partnership with Szent Istvan University (SZIU), Hungary: Graduates in Veterinary Sciences from AVSC department can pursue their studies at SZIU towards a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine (DVM).
Partnership with Beirut for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (BETA) and with Animals Lebanon organizations: Promote the role of the BS in Veterinary Sciences for graduating students capable of implementing animal welfare concepts.
Trained farmers on livestock and animal husbandry under Sustainable Forage Development Program.
Supported by USAID.
Evaluated the ingredients of Epican Forte on avian influenza.
Supported by the Dr. Rath Research Institute in California.
Surveyed Influenza viruses in the Lebanese animal sector.
Supported by the USA reference center for Zoonoses, St. Jude Children Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee.
Evaluated new Antimicrobials to treat economic diseases in poultry.
Supported by Bedson Co., Argentina.