Maan Permaculture Center (Beit Qad - Palestine)
Maan Permaculture Center (Beit Qad - Palestine)
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Commenced:
01/01/2012
Submitted:
29/11/2017
Last updated:
29/11/2017
Location:
Beit Qad - Jenin, Beit Qad, Jenin Governate, PS
Phone:
+97022954451
Website:
http://www.maanpermaculture-ctr.org/en
Climate zone:
Semi Arid





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Maan Permaculture Center (Beit Qad - Palestine)

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Rural, Commercial, School Projects, Demonstration, Educational, Political

Project Summary

The Maan Permaculture Center (MPC) functions as a working agricultural extension, combining affordable modern techniques with traditional practices of the region. Additionally, the MPC conducts experiments on certain plant varieties and crops with high nutritional value to determine their marketability and to promote their cultivation. A drying and packaging unit on site provides services to agricultural cooperatives, especially benefiting women’s efforts to market medicinal herbs and various agricultural products. At the sheep farm, breeding unit, and existing desalination plant, farmers receive training in management, herd raising, and beekeeping.

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The MPC draws on applied agricultural research to adapt sustainable, relevant agricultural solutions for Palestinian farmers based on permaculture principles.

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