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date palm

a feather palm, Phoenix dactylifera, probably native to N Africa and SW Asia and widely grown in other arid warm temperate and subtropical regions for its edible fruit (dates)
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He said the establishment of date farming and processing unit is one of the steps towards modernization of agriculture sector.
The program will benefit 40 to 45 SMEs in date farming from Khairpur and Sukkur through the provision of equipment such as food-grade plastic crates, boom sprayers, date palm dryers, etc.
And, as far as I am aware, there are not a lot of fish, let along pearls, left in the Gulf and date farming is not a major employer anywhere in the world.
The EIDPF is showcasing innovations in date farming, harvesting, sorting and packaging.
ISLAMABAD -- The US Agency for International Development (USAID) through the USAID Firms Project is launching a pilot programme to assist date farming and processing in Khairpur and Sukkur districts of Sindh.
The Liwa Date Festival is a platform that, in addition to showcasing our heritage, also helps to raise awareness about the best methods of date farming.
The Liwa Date Festival, which runs until 25th July, promotes the UAE's heritage and history of date farming, while also encouraging the exchange of technical expertise between farmers and government authorities to promote the country's flourishing date industry to higher standards of excellence.