Olive flowers fell cause of the high temperature during May

Engineer Ahmed Mohamed, head of the Department of Agriculture in Jableh, stated that the high temperature that prevailed in the region during May led to fall of the olive flowers, which negatively affected the fertility rate of the olive fruit

This year is the season for olive trees, as the fall of olive blossoms starts from the beginning of June until the tenth month of it naturally to get rid of the excess crop

The total number of olive trees in the Jableh region is more than two million trees, of which a million and 896 trees are productive.. The production is about "20,000" tons, and olive is an important source of income for people of Jableh countryside.

Lama Razzouq