Cucumber

Cucumber


Cucumber is almost available all the year in Iran.
In the first mid-year it is available in provinces such as Karaj, Varamin, Shiraz, Yazd, and Isfahan;
and in second mid-year it is available in Dezful.
Export pole of cucumber is Yazd and although it has cucumber farms but only greenhouse cucumbers are exportable.
Cucumber, just like any other vegetable, can't be kept too long in cold stores.
By using plastic boxes and nano nylons you can keep it fresh for longer time.
Transportation of cucumber is with refrigerator containers and they can't use tent container.
Baskets of cucumber are often 7-9 kg, and each pallet keeps 80 baskets, which totally weights 19 ton in 1 FCL.
After ordering, loading takes 2 days. According to available sizes, packing can be from min cucumber, to bigger sizes.
And transportation to port takes 1 day.
Of course the experts of this product do the picking and packing.
They sort it by SN505 machine and it is completely automatic.

Climate for Growing Cucumber


Cucumber is a product for hot seasons that grows best in 18 to 30 degrees Celsius.
This product becomes frost-bitten in below 10 degrees Celsius.
Fertile loamy soils with good drainage are recommended for growth of this product.
In fact cultivation of it in the open air, is when the danger of spring cold has completely vanished.
First you should plow the soil to the depth of 60 Cm.
Then you should add animal manure to the soil, then chemical fertilizer.
This Chemical fertilizer must include nitrogen, phosphor and potassium.
This plant needs irrigation every 5-7 days in a way that water penetrates in depth of 60 Cm.
Also you should not spray water on the leaves of the plant because it causes fungus on the plant.
The suitable PH of the soil is 6.5 to 7.5.
The seeds germinate after 6 to 8 days.
Unlike some vegetables, you should harvest it unripe.
So the first harvest is about two months after planting.
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