LEBANON 1
INSTITUTION NAME AND MAIN ADDRESS
COUNTRY Lebanon
INSTITUTION NAME Tal Amara Station. Lebanese Agricultural Research Institute” (LARI)
MAIN ADDRESS Tel: 961 1 682471/7

Web: www.lari.gov.lb

DESCRIPTION
AREA 280 ha (8 LARI stations)
LATITUDE 33 º 28 ‘ N
LONGITUDE 36 º 30 ‘ E
ALTITUDE 905 m
INFORMATION ABOUT THE INSTITUTION
STATUS Non-governmental organization supervised by the Lebanese government
INSTITUTION TYPE Research Center depending on LARI (Ministry of Agriculture)
DATE FOUNDED 1945
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS Grasses and fruits
TAXA No information available
PROGRAMMES • Training and improvement of agricultural practices for farmer, researchers and students
• Quality Control Programs
• Research programs (plant analysis)
• Experimentation and research programs
FEATURES AND FACILITIES • Department of plant propagation
• Department of Agro-meteorology
• Department of Biotechnology
• Department of Pomology and Viticulture
• Plant Conservation Department
• Library
• Central Laboratory
• Area of grass cultivation and experimentation
• Fruit growing area
MAIN DEFICIENCIES No information available
OTHER INFORMATION Tal Amara station is the central administration of LARI. Consult appendix
SOURCES CONSULTED Web:

www.lari.gov.lb

www.moe.gov.lb
ww.fao.org

Documents:

Lebanon State of the Environment Report. Chapter 10: Biodiversity and Natural Heritage”, 2001

Addendum to the lebanese National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan”, 2005

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LEBANON 1 INSTITUTION NAME AND MAIN ADDRESS COUNTRY Lebanon INSTITUTION NAME “Tal Amara Station. Lebanese Agricultural Research Institute” (LARI) MAIN ADDRESS Tel: 961 1 682471/7 Web: www.lari.gov.lb DESCRIPTION AREA 280 ha (8 LARI stations) LATITUDE 33 º 28 ‘ N LONGITUDE 36 º 30 ‘ E ALTITUDE 905 m INFORMATION ABOUT THE INSTITUTION STATUS Non-governmental […]

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