TMO causes dissatisfaction
In the growing regions of Manisa, producers started harvesting for sultana production this week. Temperatures around 37°C benefit the drying process. The fact that the TMO has still not commented on bid prices is fuelling resentment among farmers. According to the Manisa Provincial Chamber of Agriculture, farmers are hoping that the TMO will set a base price for sultanas, type 9, of about TRY 16.50/kg, as the cost of production has increased.
Firm lira causes prices to rise
Meanwhile, farmers are concer