The average price for strawberry has increased this season by 10%
The Regional Ministry of Agriculture has detected the bacterium ‘Xylella fastidiosa’ in a grove of almond trees in the town of Guadalest, Alicante
The heat has advanced production and prices are better than those obtained last season
Lettuce reached a historic maximum price in late January due to the cold wave that affected production areas
The Spanish government approves measures to alleviate losses in agriculture
The production of garlic could reach 220,000 tonnes this season.
Prices for stone fruit also fall significantly and stand at levels that are well below those recorded last year.
Agro-Food Cooperatives, forecasts a production of 1,766,656 tonnes, which means a harvest increase of 7.3%
The average price for melon is 60% below the average reached last year and 10% less for watermelon
The Ministry of Agriculture also reflects price increases in lemon, Italian green pepper and Golden apple