Future Agro Challenge: Vote for Compost Baladi from Lebanon

Posted on July 30, 2019

Compost Baladi is addressing the challenge of residential and communal untreated wastewater and untreated organic waste.”

Berytech is partners with the Future Agro Challenge (FAC) – a global competition targeting food and agribusiness startups from various corners of the globe addressing national, regional and global challenges, to catalyze innovation in the agri-food industry. 

Compost Baladi– a pioneering Lebanese company in the production of home-scale biowaste recycling devices, was announced as the Lebanese Agripreneur of The Year – winner of the local competition 2018-2019 and the team is heading to the international finals to represent Lebanon at the Global Agripreneurs Summit this September in Greece and compete with the most promising agri-food startups from across the world for the title of Agripreneur of the Year.

The Global Agripreneurs Summitis an assembly of agri-food innovators and leaders from around the world – where farmers, agripreneurs, chefs, investors, organizations, policy makers, and other thought leaders work together to help bring life to game changing innovations, and propel agriculture as a sustainable source of growth and economic development.

Compost Baladi received their award from Carla Tanas – Founder of FAC, during the agri-food innovation dayin Beirut. FAC Lebanon is jointly funded by the Embassy of the Kingdom of Netherlands and Berytech within the Agrytech Program. 

Vote for the Lebanese startup here.