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Mahaseel markets 1mn kg of local vegetables

Mahaseel markets 1mn kg of local vegetables

Mahaseel for Marketing and Agricultural Services Company (a subsidiary of Hassad Food) has marketed 1mn kilograms of local vegetables in the Qatari market, since the beginning of the current agricultural season.

Mahaseel vegetables arrive at Al Meera

Mahaseel vegetables arrive at Al Meera

Locally-produced vegetables from Mahaseel, the marketing arm of Hassad Food, are now available in Al Meera stores, it was announced Tuesday. Mahaseel

Farms taking part in premium vegetables initiative up to 130

Farms taking part in premium vegetables initiative up to 130

Sales of locally produced vegetables amounted to 301 tonnes in January as part of the initiative to market Premium Qatari vegetables, launched by the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME).

Qatar could export vegetables in future: US agriculture expert

Qatar could export vegetables in future: US agriculture expert

Qatar could become an exporter of several agricultural products at some point in the future, an expert from the US told Gulf Times.

Qatari local products has helped greatly in reducing prices of many vegetables

Qatari local products has helped greatly in reducing prices of many vegetables

The introduction of excellent quality local agricultural products at the Central Market in Doha's Abu Hamour has substantially helped in reducing prices of many varieties of vegetables.

Souq Al Baladi to open in Doha on Saturday

Souq Al Baladi to open in Doha on Saturday

Souq Al Baladi features an “extensive range of the freshest products” across sections such as fish, butchery, fruits and vegetables, bakery, Arabic sweets, hot food, and fresh mart.

80 Qatari farms take part as sale of local produce begins

80 Qatari farms take part as sale of local produce begins

Head of agricultural affairs department at the ministry, Adel al-Kaldi, said the current season includes more produce and a larger number of participating farmers.

Plenty of greens available at the Central Market

Plenty of greens available at the Central Market

Despite the blockade on Qatar which has entered the third month, the Central Market has been receiving a wide variety of fresh products at the vegetables and fruits markets daily, it is learnt.

Despite blockade fresh food items flood shops

Despite blockade fresh food items flood shops

Fresh vegetables and fruits from local farms and abroad are continuously flooding supermarkets and outlets in Qatar, amid the economic blockade imposed by the Saudi-led group, it is learnt.

Central Market continues to receive fresh fruits, vegetables

Central Market continues to receive fresh fruits, vegetables

Despite the economic blockade on Qatar by some Gulf Arab states, the Central Market in Doha continues to receive high quality fresh fruits and vegetables daily, mostly imported from Turkey and Iran.

QIFF zone raises awareness on eating healthy food

QIFF zone raises awareness on eating healthy food

Efforts to raise awareness on the importance of eating healthy food are getting a boost at the Healthy Zone at the eighth Qatar International Food Festival (QIFF).

Price drop reported at Central Market

Price drop reported at Central Market

The prices of vegetables, fruits and fish at the Central Market dropped during December 2016, according to a monthly report issued by the Ministry of Economy and Commerce.