26 Oct 2017
A Pomegranate Festival at Jordan University of Science and Technology/JUST

A Pomegranate Festival at Jordan University of Science and Technology/JUST

The Dean of the Faculty of Agriculture Dr. Kamel Zuhdi and the Vice  Dean of Student Affairs Dr. Zakaria Al-Ajlouni inaugurated a "Pomegranate Festival " at Jordan  University of Science and Technology /JUST , organized by the Faculty of Agriculture and the Deanship of Student Affairs in cooperation with koforsom  Association of Pomegranate  Producers.

Dr. Kamel Zuhdi said that this activity is part of the university efforts towards  promoting community development through community service, interacting with the local community , consolidating the concept of social responsibility and  sharing knowledge and experience  between the university and the local community.

Pomegranate products, pomegranate juice, pomegranate molasses, and pomegranate jellies are displayed in this Festival.

The pomegranate festival is one of the most important annual events held in Irbid due to  its significant economic  importance to  a large segment of farmers, and its role in stimulating the local market and encouraging  the consumption of pomegranate fruits.

The opening ceremony was attended by a number of deans, vice deans , members of the faculty  and administrative staff  and a large crowd  student