This year, due to good weather, in addition to higher production amount, the quality of the product is also excellent, dates are in good size and have thinner skins and lighter color, which causes a better appearance, and they are also meatier. The main reason for better quality of dates is good water and clean and dust-free air.
Gardeners have begun planting date seedlings in some areas, which is going to cause significant growth in the production of Sayer dates in the upcoming years. In balanced conditions and suitable weather, each date palm yields an average of 70 kg, while in adverse weather conditions, this amount is reduced to 20 kg.
Sayer dates are supplied to world markets in three types: unpitted dates, pitted dates and chopped dates. The amount of demand for each of these types depends on the country of consumption. Some countries such as CIS consume unpitted dates, some countries such as Britain, Australia, Canada and some European countries consume dates pitted dates and chopped dates. According to requests from various countries, amount of sales for dates with and without seeds are expected to be the same.