↑ Return to Rural Supply

Print this Page

Rural Supply Unit


  • Follow the policies of the Litani River National Authority by developing pilot irrigation projects by undertaking the following tasks:


  1. Carry out the necessary studies to categorize irrigable agricultural lands.
  2. Provide guidelines on the use of modern irrigation techniques.
  3. Carry out observations and scientific experiments on new species of fruit trees and crops.
  4. Manage the cultivation of agricultural lands owned by the Authority, in accordance with the policies of the Directorate General.


This is achieved through the coordination between the 3 centers:

  1. The office of the Rural Supply Unit – Bir Hassan
  2. Center of Agricultural Services and Guidance in Kherbet Kanafar – Eastern Bekaa
  3. Lebaa Station in the pilot irrigation project of Sidon-Jezzine- South
  4. The office of the Rural Supply Unit – Nabatiyeh

Bir Hassan Office:

It provides administrative and logistic support to all offices of the Rural Supply Unit, through:

  • Carry out the required studies to complete irrigation projects (land categorization), as well as drawing the required maps.
  • Supervise the implementation of irrigation projects in South Bekaa and East Sidon.
  • Develop a work and management strategy for the experimental center in Bekaa and the South

Permanent link to this article: https://www.litani.gov.lb/en/?page_id=129