The effect of natural factors (climate and soil) in palm planting and production in diyala province

Abstract

The cultivation of date palm and production of dates are affect by natural variables. The most important of these variables is climate and soil, because climate is a main factor in plant growth and production. Each crop has a specific climatic environment in which it lives, and the soil affects the cultivation and production of date palm. Due to its astronomical position between two latitudes (33.3º - 35.6º North) where palm cultivation is increase between two latitudes (10º - 35º North) .

Keywords

Impact, climate, soil