The tradition has not drifted into oblivion, the region has been in the grip of an 18-year dry spell though.
An Agriculture Ministry official says that the market for Iran’s horticultural products has been thriving after the country's nuclear agreement with P5+1.
Harvest season in Iran creates picture-perfect scenes of farmers’ efforts bearing fruit.
Iran registers a 20 percent rise in its saffron exports in the first half of the Iranian calendar year, earning more than 83 million dollars in revenues.
An Austrian delegation visits Iran to bolster agricultural cooperation between the two countries.
Iran and France sign deals to boost research and training cooperation in the agriculture sector.
The attention President Rouhani pays to agriculture raises hopes of settling the problems the sector wrestles with.