Wednesday, April 23, 2008

20% of the wheat from the Bekaa has been sold before harvest to Iraqi and Jordanian traders. "Why does the government subsidize wheat purchases from foreign sources and not buy our wheat?" ask the farmers. The traders get to keep the hay too, so Lebanon will have to import more feed for its ailing dairy industry.

1 comment:

Steve Bloom said...

OT but I wanted to make sure you saw this research.