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Tunisia: grain production down 426,000 quintals

Grain production in Tunisia fell by 426,000 quintals during the 2015/2016 season against 726 thousand quintals in 2013/2014.

This decrease is explained, according to data published on the website of the Ministry of Agriculture, Water Resources and Fisheries, by the drought in recent months in several areas.

The cereals sector contributes 16% of GDP. More than 250 000 farmers are active in this sector …

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