Pistachio being harvested in Sistan and Baluchestan province
Sistan and Baluchestan pistachio being harvested
The director of horticulture of the Sistan and Baluchestan Agricultural Organization said: 4,066 hectares of this area are fertile and the rest are infertile.
Ardeshir Shahraki, stating that an average of 1,550 kg of crop is harvested from each hectare of pistachio orchards in the province, predicted: by the end of October, more than 2,000 tons of pistachio will be harvested and sent to the market.
He continued: Ahmad Aghaei, Akbari, Ouhadi, Koleghoochi and Badami are the main pistachio cultivars of Sistan and Baluchestan pistachio.
Referring to the quality of pistachios produced in Sistan and Baluchestan, he said: “Pistachios produced in this province have a high quality due to the very favorable climatic conditions of the region and low use of pesticides and fertilizers, so that it can be called an organic product.” .
This year, 1,660 hectares of pistachio cultivation area has increased in the province.New ppistachio orchards are established in Sistan and Baluchestan
Source of the news : IRIB NEWS