Sustaining the working communities in ahriculture through the development of the greenhouses structures and cultural practicies.

Funded by ILO, planned by CB, executed by Eq dpt.

The project took off by brainstorming meetings between ILO and DF. The target of ILO is to empower Akkar greenhouse farmers thus, sustaining the working communities whom lives are dependent of these plantations. Conclusive directions were taken and consequently implemented on field.

ILO took the initiative to completely fund two projects to be executed by DF. The project is to install two locations at two farmers’ place where new developed greenhouses spanning over half a dunum would be installed. 

The new greenhouse is a developed bi-tunnel structure with a vertical wall, front doors and semi-automatic side opening while nets would be present in case of the opening, an elevated height. The main outcome would be: Better inner micro-climate / Land optimization / Simple opening and closing daily operation

While Tripoly branch serves the area of Akkar in its technico-commercial activity and its agriculture supplying, the equipment dpt along with the crop manager back in the main office have planned and put into perspective the new greenhouse structures.

To moment, the greenhouses were successfully installed. They have been planted the same crop in comparison to their neighboring single tunnels and continuous readings are being done throughout the season.

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