Creation of Georges Debbané Frères by Georges and Jean Debbané in Sidon. Its main activity was to contract the spraying of citrus orchards.
Raphael Debbané joined the family business and his mission was to develop the business that become an importing and distribution entity for all agricultural products.
Establishment of the Debbané Frères in Saifi, Beirut.
Opening a branch and showroom in Tyr.
The concept of protected horticultural crops was introduced by establishing the first large project of greenhouses on the coastal area. Later on, drip irrigation and fertigation were added in the development.
Head office was moved from unsecured Beirut to Zouk Mikael where a showroom was also opened.
Opening of Zahrani, Chtaura, Tripoli and Khalde Branches.
Establishment of greenhouses production factory in Amchit, Mount Lebanon.
Publishing of the Agrotica Ag. Magazine by Debbane teams, a bilingual technical publication distributed all over M-E.
First introduction of the concept of growing bananas under cover. A large production facility of 5 hectares of plastic greenhouses installed in Zahrani.
Creation of a banana packing facility destined at the export of the Lebanese production.
Establishment of Debbane For Modern Agriculture, Iraq.
Establishment of Debbane Pour l’Agriculture in Algeria
Establishment of Global Care Operation for public health solution and pest control services in Iraq
Creation of a potato packing facility in Kfarmelki destined at exporting the North of Lebanon production of industrial potato.
Hydroponic cultivation was introduced on a one-hectare facility in Adloun followed by others and the development of NFT in Bouar.
Introduction of the concept of growing grapes under cover. A first project was developed in Adloun.