The director of horticulture of Qazvin Agricultural Organization about Qazvin pistachio said:
the operation of harvesting pistachio crop has started from 4,750 hectares of orchards in this province.
According to the Fars news agency from Qazvin, Ali Akbari, horticulture director of the Agricultural Organization of Qazvin province, stated:
This year, more than 4,130 tons of pistachios will be harvested from this amount of orchards.
of this amount, the area of pistachio orchard in the province is about 3,820 hectares fertile and 930 hectares of seedlings.
The average yield of this product is 1080 kg per hectare.
“Currently, there are 6 mechanized units of pistachio recording and processing terminals in the province, as well as 950 traditional processing machines.”
Horticulture director of Qazvin Agricultural Organization pointed to the structural activities in the province’s pistachio orchards and added:
water transfer using pipes and optimal use of water, artificial pollination by active gardeners, implementation of pistachio training classes in Qazvin city And Buin Zahra, the implementation of branch operations and the installation of pheromones and yellow and blue cards in order to control pests in Kermania is one of the most important actions of this organization.
Referring to the pistachios available in Qazvin, he said: Qazvin pistachio cultivars; Red pistachio, white pistachio, smiling Qazvin pistachio cultivars; Red pistachio, white pistachio, smiling cal, groceries and non-native cultivars include; Akbari is Ahmad Aghaei and Ouhadi., groceries and non-native cultivars include; Akbari is Ahmad Aghaei and Ouhadi (to read more about pistachio read All about pistachio) .
Akbari pointed out: Qazvin pistachios in the field of exports and food products, including; Dried fruits, nuts, confectionery, jams are used that are the quality of Qazvin native cultivars; Due to its excellent green color, high density and good fat, it is very desirable in the food industry.