The 9th EKOLOJİ İZMİR FAIR

Yaban Food will participate İzmir Organic Products Exhibition, Ecology Izmir between 9th – 12th May 2018. You can visit our stand on A 124. EKOLOJİ İZMİR is the only fair that represents Turkey both national and international in the field of certified organic products. EKOLOJİ İZMİR invites all industry stakeholders to İzmir Fair. The 9th…

Turkey earns $1.4B in hazelnut exports in 8 months

Volume of export increases by over 24 percent, value drops by 4.7 percent in first eight months of export season Turkey sold abroad over 215,000 tons of hazelnuts in the first 8 months of the export season, making a $1.36 billion revenue, a national union of exporters of the nut said Wednesday. The export volume…

CROP News April 2018

Mulberries and apricots are growing in the same region, in the South East of Turkey. In the first week of April, there was not any major frost in the area of Malatya and at the end of April the frost risk dropped down to zero. A good and big crop is expected for both apricots…

The Wonders of Black Seed Oil

The oil of black seed (Nigella sativa) also known as black cumin has been used by traditional healers for centuries. In the Middle East and across the Islamic world it is regarded as one of the greatest healing medicines of all, with a wide variety of applications. The old Latin name for black seed was…

Strong demand for mulberries because of a changing perception of health in Europe

A changing understanding among consumers of what it means to be healthy is driving consumption of mulberries. European consumers use health products to prevent diseases and to feel good, for example by adding supplements to their regular diet. This is translated into a growing market for food supplements. The European food supplements market is expected…

NO QUANTITY DECREASE ON APRICOTS EXPECTED

Almost 75% of the bloom opened till now. Weather for the next two weeks is crucial for determining the 2018 crop tonnage but currently there are no frosts forecast for the next 10 days. There has been some rain over the past month, but reservoirs are less than 50% and a lot more is needed…

Turkey is the 2nd in production of Pistachios

Turkey is the 2nd in production of Pistachios Pistachios’ crop has reached to 170.000 MT last year in 56 pistachios producer cities in Turkey. As the world leader of pistachio production, the USA produced 350.000 MT last year. The first three leader producer of pistachios are USA, Turkey and Iran. According to the climate conditions…

Turkey is the leading supplier of Sultana Raisins

Turkey is the leading supplier of Sultana Raisins As recorded by Aegean Dried Fruits and Products Exporters’ Association, Turkey is the leading supplier of Sultana Seedless Raisins with the data of over the past decade, 270 thousand tons production and 230 thousand tons of exports. According to the research of the Aegean Dried Fruits and…

Turkish Hazelnuts February Market Update

Turkish Hazelnuts February Market Update The situation in Turkey remained firm. Although rumours about less demand from the domestic market and middle east were spread, were no signs of relief seen. The situation in terms of large calibres seems to become even firmer, as prices are slowly increasing for 13/15 sizes. While the TMO doesn’t…

2017/2018 Season Traditional Turkish Dried Figs Market Update

Dried Figs Turkey, as the world leader in production of dried fruits, there is a 8% increase compared with the previous year. According to the Dried Fig Crop Assessment Group, dried fig production was estimated at 78.200 metric tons. Besides, world consumption was estimated 139.200 metric tons by the 7% increase.  Source: Aegean Exporters Association,…

BIOFACH 2018 – Izmir Organic

The organic trade meets at the organic exhibition in Nuremberg from 14 – 17 February 2018. 2.950 exhibitors and more than 50.000 visitors from the national and international organic sector are expected at BIOFACH 2018. Izmir Organic will take place this year again at Biofach. You’ll find us at Hall 4, Booth 134. You are…