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Dried figs: growing regions under observation

June 11, 2024 at 3:56 PM , Der AUDITOR
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AYDIN. Growers in Aydin are concerned about the emergence of the black fig fly and are taking appropriate measures. Trading activity remains low.

Black fig fly harbours risks

Temperatures are expected to rise further in Aydin over the next few days, with temperatures climbing up to 39-45°C. No rainfall is currently reported. Meanwhile, pests are currently causing concern among market players, namely the black fig fly. The first observations were made last week and since then, employees of the Aydın Provincial Directorate of Agriculture and Forestry have been regularly inspecting the growing regions and informing growers of the measures that need to be taken to minimise yield losses. The provincial direct

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