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Organic honey to promote Siliana’s natural wealth

May 16, 2022

Since the dawn of time, bees have been essential for the reproduction of wild and cultivated plants. Although bees are primarily used to produce honey, they enable the natural pollination of many plants and in turn guarantee food production. Thousands of farmers in Tunisia are happy to have them as a secondary source of income…

Beekeeping over time, facing challenges

May 16, 2022

In Sbeïtla, a town listed in the historical and archaeological heritage of the governorate of Kasserine, Adel Bouzidi has chosen to use an agricultural field for another venture: beekeeping. Born from a passion that has been passed down from father to son for three generations, Adel’s beekeeping ambitions led the young entrepreneur to install his…

The Healing Power of Bees

May 16, 2022

“The bee is essential for life. She is work, health, renewal and well-being, she is resilience. She is like the mother who looks after younger generations. That is why it is essential to take care of it and value its product.”  These words reflect the passion but also the challenges Faten Oueslati, a young beekeeper…

Mashrou3i Supports a New Generation of Labeled Startups

May 6, 2022

In recent years, particular attention has been paid to the startup economy as a distinctive approach to economic development because of its strong contribution to GDP growth and the creation of wealth and jobs. Tunisia has witnessed the emergence of a new generation of startups, all areas of expertise. Whether RetailTech, ArtTech, Gaming, FoodTech, AgriTech…

Enhancing capacity to meet international standards

April 13, 2022

The Gulf of Gabes represents a major anchor point for fishermen in the southern regions of Tunisia. The city of Zarzis is also one of the most important fishing and exporting ports in the country. It therefore comes as no surprise that Gulf Union Marine Products (GUMP), a company specialized in canned crab production, decided…

Eco Natura – ensuring quality and sustainability

April 13, 2022

Ain Draham is known for its cool climate, hot springs, the high perched village and its rich and varied plant heritage. Here, in this land of her ancestors, Hend Azizi chose at 29 years old, to launch her business: “EcoNatura”, a processing unit for medicinal plants and local products. Hend was born and raised in…

Agrimesti gets organic seal of approval

April 13, 2022

In recent years, prickly pear seed oil has proved an undeniable opportunity for Tunisian firms and many are already accessing international markets. Highly prized for its anti-aging and digestion benefits, the prickly pear can be transformed into several derivative products such as oil and powder, whose effectiveness depends on their quality. Launched in 2019 in…