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Agricultural Sciences : Lebanon

This guide highlights core print and electronic Library resources in the area of Agricultural Sciences. Use this guide as your starting point. For more resources and further help, come to the Science Library or Ask a Librarian.


DATABANK a comprehensive database of economic and business data. Check the Agriculture section to find data, statistics and reports

Ministry of Agriculture

    Agriculture production
   - Agriculture Statistics - 2005
   - Agriculture in Lebanon (1998-2005)
   - Agriculture in Lebanon (2006-2007)

FAOSTAT: Statistics from FAO
   - Commodities by Countries: Lebanon 


ASAIL - Action for Sustainable Agro-Industry in Lebanon a USAID funded project. Through ASAIL, ACDI/VOCA provides marketing, organizational and business development support to rural farmer groups and small and medium-sized enterprises.

Centers, Institutes and Organizations

Agricultural Research and Education Center (AREC): a multifunctional and interdisciplinary center at AUB devoted to the improvement of rural livelihoods in the dry lands.

Agriculture Information Center: online information center for agricultural development in South Lebanon.

Environment and Sustainable Development Unit - ESDU: an interdisciplinary research and development unit at AUB specialized in sustainable rural livelihoods. ESDU publishes مجلة الزراعة الحضرية

Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations
Lebanon: General Information
   - Agriculture sector

Lebanese Olive Oil

Lebanon Reforestation Initiative

Plants of Lebanon and Syria: a database for plant slides and other images, i.e., scanning electron micrographs, diagrams.

Governmental Organizations

Ministry of Agriculture and related websites

Green Plan 

Lebanese Agricultural Research Institute: The institute conducts applied and basic scientific research for the development and advancement of the agricultural sector in Lebanon

Atlases and Maps

Chambers of ... and Agriculture

Federation of chambers of commerce, Industry and Agriculture in Lebanon

ADP Newsletter (2007) aims at providing information to farmer groups, and other stakeholders in agriculture.