Severe cold wave struck the crops and made losses by tens of thousands of dinars.



The President of the Farmers Union, Abdullah Al-Dimak, confirmed that the severe cold wave that occurred in the country on Tuesday night and dawn, hit the agricultural products in Al-Abdali and Al-Wafra as the temperature reached below zero degrees Celsius.Al-Dimak called the Public Authority for Agriculture Affairs and Fish Resources, to carry out its responsibilities and go to these two affected areas to assess the situation, production  losses and provide the necessary compensation.He added that farmers need support to continue the process of local production, and provide markets with vegetables noting that the frost has damaged field products such as potatoes, tomatoes, eggplant, pepper and part of the reserves that were also hit by the frost and losses by tens of thousands of dinars.