Tag Archives: fruit


Winter heat threatens the almond trees

The warm winter weather in Spain is threatening almond trees and fruit trees. The blooming is generally three weeks earlier this year than normal. The unusually high temperatures that we’ve had…


The Plastic Sea in Almería

What looks like snow in satellite photos over Almería is the so called plastic sea where a large part of Spain’s fruit and vegetables are being produced. Large parts of…


Exports of fruits and vegetables

Spain is the world’s largest exporter of fresh fruits and vegetables with a market share of about 13% of world wide. When it comes to fruit Spain is clearly number…