The Minister of Jihad-Agriculture has said: Due to climatic
conditions and four distinct seasons and unique weather conditions, Chabahar is
a lost paradise of Iran.
According to the information center of the Ministry of
Jihad-Agriculture, quoted by Public Relations of Jihad-Agriculture Organization
of Sistan and Baluchestan, Mahmoud Hajjati, during a visit to a research
greenhouse of breeding seedlings of pineapple in Chahbahar told: The high
temperature of weather, as well as the presence of strong sunlight in the city
of Chabahar, provide the best conditions for the development and production of
tropical plants there.
The Minister of Jihad-Agriculture, by stating that
imports of pineapple seedlings started from two years ago, and after quarantine
processes and making extensive research and studies by domestic researchers,
added: Pineapple seedlings are multiplying in many ways, and the major part of
its planting is under development, with the aim of not having import problems
and quarantine. Hojjati has also mentioned that: currently, pineapple fruit is
imported from abroad, but due to the compatibility of this plant with
dehydration and climatic conditions of the area, it has considerable potential
of development in that area, even in the garden, also production of pineapple
in the country, taking into account its high price, will be a good income and
will be the basis of economic prosperity and production in Iran.
is being implemented with the support of the Gardening and Horticulture
Research Institutes of the Jihad-Agriculture Organization of Sistan and
Translated by: F. KH