A vast area in South Khorasan is under cultivation and the barberry crop is expected to grow this year.
Barberry plays a key role in the livelihood of people in South Khorasan Province. It has been cultivated in as much as 14,228 hectares of land in the province this year [ending March 2016].
Around 16,500 tons of barberry is expected to be harvested in this area.
Shabestan.ir has released the following pictures of barberry farms in eastern Iran: