Olive oil producers in despair – Lenghty drought plagues Rhodes

Deep concern prevails on the island of Rhodes over the lengthy drought and its repercussions. The condition is extremely serious for the underground water tables as well as for the cultivations. The same problem are facing almost all the islands of the Dodecanese complex raising concern to the islanders over their future.

Rhodes is facing an unprecedented drought with major consequences on every sectory and activity and particularly at this period for the olive oil producers that do not optimistic over the quantity of oil they will produce this year.