Sima Group

SIMA group was founded in 2011 by the Matta and Sidnaoui family. The group is located in Ferzoul – Bekaa, and it is the first mushroom farm in the area. All products are freshly produced and sent to the market under the name of “Farm Fresh”.

DID YOU KNOW

Sima Group aims to innovate and reach sustainability by using solar panels for electricity, and recycling all the plastic garbage. They started their indoor farm and hydroponic greenhouse to save water and have crops all year round. Sima Group also developed a processing unit for wasted mushroom to can it and preserve it thus reducing loss with no additives to the product.

WHAT’S THE INNOVATION?

The innovation lies in growing crops indoor under LED lights providing crops all year round.

WHAT’S THE STORY BEHIND THE INNOVATION?

Facing climate changes and winter condition in the Bekaa area made it very difficult to grow crops all year long specifically in winter.

WHY IS IT IMPORTANT?

By growing crops inside and using hydroponic indoor farming, Sima Group is providing healthy crops while saving water, saving time, reducing usage of pesticides, and saving space.

WHO IS IT BENIFITTING?

This innovation is benefitting the end consumers who can enjoy healthy produce with the assurance that it is healthy and affordable all year long. Growing indoor crops will also help the Lebanese market increase their production locally, thus reducing import, use of pesticides, while reaching consumers in and outside Lebanon with a high quality product fitting European specification standards.

Ferzol, Bekaa

961 8 952183

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