The OCP Group continues its dedication to Moroccan farmers and launches the 2nd section of its “Al Moutmir intinerant” scheme devoted to the cultivation of olive bushes within the province of Beni Melal.
This gadget, which is a continuation of the touring units organized since September 2018, contributes to the nationwide agricultural dynamics, specifically to the nationwide technique of the “Inexperienced Technology” for sustainable and ecologically environment friendly agriculture in Morocco.
“Al Moutmir itinerant”, launched on December 20 within the province of Calaat de Serragna, goals to unfold good agricultural practices that respect the setting, specifically the sound software of fertilizers primarily based on an built-in scientific and technical route, sustaining and strengthening hyperlinks with agriculture, bringing “options for farmers” as shut as potential to farmers, facilitating their familiarization with its instruments and selling using @tmar and [email protected]and join farmers with fertilizer manufacturer-distributor companions and their reseller networks, and supply product suggestions and join farmers with distributors, sensible blender retailers and resellers.
Al Moutmir Cell will probably be applied in 4 phases (3 days per section) and goals to assist greater than 1,800 farmers. It contains a number of workshops to advertise good agricultural practices, together with soil evaluation, sound fertilization, fertilizers marketed by our fertilizer producer-distributor companions and their reseller ecosystems, and the promotion of good-sized olive bushes. Among the many novelties of this version is the introduction of consciousness and assist workshops on water administration, which will probably be led by consultants from UM6P.
Demonstration platforms (PFD) Al Moutmir olive tree on the nationwide degree
As a part of the event of the olive sector, since 2018, the Al Moutmir initiative has allotted greater than 4,700 demonstration platforms for olive manufacturing. These platforms have been unfold throughout all manufacturing basins, specializing in completely different exploitation strategies. , completely different strategies of habits. (drill, gravity and drip gasoline) and numerous varieties.
For the 2022-2023 agricultural marketing campaign. on the nationwide degree, greater than 1,251 demonstration platforms for olive crops are deliberate in 27 provinces, in additional than 160 municipalities, for the advantage of greater than 630 direct beneficiary farmers and greater than 6,000 oblique beneficiaries.
The PFD program improved yields within the vary of 18% to 22%. This system of built-in manufacturing, adopted on demonstration platforms for rising olives, allowed to extend the earnings of farmers from 28% to 34%.
Using applicable fertilizers and the supervision of farmers by agricultural engineers from Al Moutmir on the degree of Olivier PFDs allowed the promotion of rational fertilization strategies and, accordingly, the demand for primary fertilizers (4 regional olive tree formulation, 12 provincial formulation and extra). over 430 particular formulation produced at Sensible Blender retailers).
Olive cultivation within the Beni Melal-Henifra area
Olive cultivation is a regional heritage of agricultural experience within the Beni Melal-Henifra area. This heritage, which performs an simple function on the social and financial degree, is as much as 16% of the nationwide manufacturing.
Olive rising is without doubt one of the most affluent agricultural sectors with excessive financial worth within the area, because it contributes to the creation of about 3 million working days yearly (DRA Béni Mellal-Khénifra).
It ought to be famous that the world of olive cultivation within the provinces of the Beni Melal Henfra area is estimated at 120,000 hectares, and their manufacturing at 250,000 tons (marketing campaign 2019-2020).
Al Mutmir in Beni Mellal – Henifra
Greater than 2,200 soil checks in the course of the 2021/2022 marketing campaign
Greater than 947 farming platforms are supported, together with 300 devoted to olive cultivation in the course of the 2021/2022 marketing campaign.
300 platforms devoted to olive rising are deliberate for the 2022/2023 marketing campaign
120 coaching programs associated to the olive tree technical route
100 FFS touching the olive tree technical route
Al Moutmir_Agricultural firm key figures reminder 2022/2023:
+ 20,000 farmers straight supported (ie greater than + 70,000 farmers supported for the reason that launch of the Al Moutmir initiative)
+ 44 provinces lined
+ 5,179 demo platforms (ie greater than + 19,790 demo platforms for the reason that launch of the Al Moutmir initiative)
+ 7 cellular laboratories and + 32,000 soil checks (ie greater than + 106,785 soil checks for the reason that launch of the Al Moutmir initiative)
+ 25,000 ha of direct seeding (i.e. the full space lined + for the reason that launch of this system in 2019)
+ 5,000 days (that is greater than + 20,000 coaching classes for the reason that launch of the Al Moutmir initiative)