date palm

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tall tropical feather palm tree native to Syria bearing sweet edible fruit

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Massive research was being done on date palm fruit in Faisalabad, Haripur and other areas of Punjab and similarly, Sindh government should provide facilities and free samples to growers for tissue culture adoption, he said.
Locally, the earliest evidence yet identified of human consumption of dates was recorded, with date palm seeds dating back to 5110 BC found on Abu Dhabi's Dalma Island.
Date palm leaves are also used during Palm Sunday in Christian religion.
Saif bin Rashid al- Shaqsi, Director General of the One Million Date Palm Trees Project, showed a presentation entitled "The Planting of the Million Date Palm Trees: A Success Story ", in which he spoke about the noble vision of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said to promote the date palm tree sector and implement His Majesty's directives to achieve food security in the Sultanate.
The old world date mite or the date palm mite, Oligonychus afrasiaticus (McGregor) has attained the status of an economically important pest affecting the date palm, Phoenix dactylifera, as it attacks and causes devastation to the date palm crop in all its developmental stages.
Although this species looks similar to the cultivated date palm, the fruit of P theophrasti are thin and fibrous and are generally inedible.
The Central Date Palm Tree Lab will be a centre specialising in research and studies, applying modern technology, monitoring and controlling date palm tree pests, regularly evaluating the conditions of date palm trees, analysing soil and irrigation water and recording environmental changes such as heat, relative humidity and rains that affect the growth of date palm trees.
The date palm fibre polycaprolactone (PCL) bio-composite is completely biodegradable, renewable, sustainable and recyclable, unlike synthetic composites reinforced by glass and carbon fibres.
Date palm is one of them don't need frequent water and this could be a source of nutrition (fruit, leaves etc can be directly ate by human or use as fodder and get continued livestock based food chain), controlling desertification, increasing vegetative cover, contribution in controlling land degradation.
The newly-established company will be the investment arm of the One Million Date Palm Trees Project which was ordered by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said.
A FESTIVAL to celebrate the importance of the date palm and its traditional links to Bahrain's social and cultural fabric opened yesterday in A'ali.
Women from different villages of South Sinai attend the governmental workshop training aimed at improving date palm cultivation practices - Egypt today CAIRO -- 11 July 2018: The government has recently introduced new initiatives to promote palm date cultivation, which is considered North Sinai's most important from of agriculture.
KHAIRPUR -- Date Palm Research Institute (DPRI), Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur and Coconut Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Tropical Agriculture Sciences, China, singed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in a ceremony.
Santhosh Chandran Doha RESEARCHERS at Agriculture Research Department (ARD) have developed a 'high productivity' date palm to enhance date production for the future.