The department embraces many potato projects encouraging and applying good agricultural practices. In addition new potato varieties are planted yearly in Abdeh station and in farmers’ fields to collect data and information about their morphology and behavior under Akkar climates conditions. One of the aims of these experiments is to choose varieties suitable for export.
- Head of station: Eng. Michel Issa Al Khoury (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Head of department: Eng. Ghada Bitar