Cultivating this fruit in Bafgh City dates back approximately two thousand years, and the city is a major producer of dates in Yazd.
Dates are one of the most nutritional fruits cultivated in regions with a warm climate.
Different varieties of dates are cultivated in particular regions around the world, especially across Northern Africa, the Middle East, and South Asia.
The time of harvesting dates differs around the world, but Iranian farmers mostly begin harvesting this nutritional fruit in late June.
Photographer: Baharak Roshanbakhsh