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Al Bayt Company

Al Bayt Company

Agritech

Lebanon

Competition

Competition

Grow My Business 2017


Competition

Grow My Business 2017

Description

Our business is the traditional rural food processing. A strong and dynamic food processing sector plays significant role in the overall economic setup of a country. The sector provides vital linkages and synergies between industry and agriculture and has been identified as a sector having immediate potential for growth of the economy. Processing also helps in generating rural employment, additionally processed fruits and vegetables are a source of earning foreign exchange Food processing includes the methods and techniques used to transform raw ingredients, livestock and agricultural products into food for human consumption. Food processing takes clean, components and uses them to produce marketable food products. Through food processing value is added to the agricultural or horticultural produce by using various techniques including grading, sorting, packaging etc., which enhance the shelf life of food products Processing business aims to give added value to locally produced agricultural products. It can sustain its business of food processing by utilizing various local area resources such as nature, culture, history, human resources and appealing to “real taste”, “traditional taste”, and “homemade taste”, thus attracting visitors to the local area as their main customers. Our rural food processing industry can play a vital role in rural poverty alleviation and sustainable development . It can enhance farm incomes by offering a ready market for farm products, generate off-farm employment, and reduce rural–urban migration

Team members

Sanna Khaled
Rasha El Hajj
Yasser Faraj