Field production

Field production mainly comprises watermelon and melon, typical of the area also because of their high consumption. Albania offers more suitable conditions for cultivation in the open field. The area planted with such cultures is always expanding. These cultures are among the ones with the highest indicators in export.

Another culture intended for cultivation is spinach which shall serve as a circulating crop and shall be planted after the watermelon and/or melon. This plant has a very high productivity and with the right agritechnology, it is able to enter very early in production, yielding enormous quantities.

Crop planning and yield:

  • Watermelon or melon as first crop. Cultivation period shall be March – June. The predicted yield is approximately 80 tons/ha;
  • Cauliflower as second crop. Cultivation period shall be August – December. The predicted yield is approximately 18 tons / ha;
  • Beans as first crop. Cultivation period shall be March – July. The predicted yield is approximately 22 tons / ha;
  • Broccoli as second crop. Cultivation period shall be August – December. The predicted yield is approximately 8 tons / ha.