Lettuce is one of the most widely consumed vegetables in the world, which has many health benefits and has an ancient history. Having fitness and fighting cancer and strengthening the eyes, etc. are among the many benefits of consuming lettuce daily. Lettuce contains many antioxidants and vitamins, so it is one of the most popular vegetables. This vegetable is often used in salads and a variety of foods such as sandwiches, soups, etc., and can also be cooked. Lettuce is easy to grow and needs low temperatures to grow. It is a rich source of vitamins K and A. Due to these valuable properties, Lettuce export has always been of interest to exporters in Iran and the world .
crop The best time to plant lettuce is early spring, so you should plant lettuce seeds in your field in the early days of spring. Be sure to repeat the sowing every two weeks. This will make your lettuce plant much more productive. Lettuce planting is the first step in lettuce export company. Be sure to keep in mind that if there is a temperature above 24 degrees Celsius in the lettuce planting environment, the lettuces will turn yellow prematurely and lay eggs, which will waste your efforts. Therefore, be sure to plant this product in the early days of spring so that you do not face high temperatures.
To produce lettuce in the cold seasons of the year and continue the activity of your lettuce export company, sow lettuce again in late summer when the weather cools down or in autumn. At this time of year the soil is cold and as a result lettuce grows well. You can even plant lettuce seeds in the middle of winter.
To form and register such an export company, you need a lot of land with a very large area so that you can produce these products in the best way and prepare them for domestic consumption as well as for export. Of course, you can start with a smaller plot of land, and over time, expand your business and register your ideal lettuce export company. After sowing lettuce seeds and taking care of them, it is time to harvest these products. When harvesting your lettuce, always remember that there should be no rain or irrigation the day before the lettuce is harvested, and that there should be no dew on the lettuce when harvesting, as otherwise due to Extremely brittle lettuce leaves cause a lot of damage to your lettuce products due to broken leaves. This will waste all the efforts of your lettuce export company and will cause you a lot of damage.
Be sure to note that when packing your products, the maximum weight of the packages should not exceed 8 kg. If you send lettuce products in bulk (packages over 10 kg) in order to get maximum and fast loading in the container and also to save on shipping costs, the percentage of waste and breakdowns of your products in the domestic destination Or your exports will be more than 20%. Proper packaging is one of the most important points in the success of lettuce export company. Also, sending lettuce products with very heavy packaging puts pressure on lettuces and as a result they suffocate and ruin your product at a high speed. The percentage of waste in this type of packaging sometimes even reaches more than 50%, so it must be done with great care. To save a few hundred dollars on transportation of lettuce products, you will lose several thousand dollars if this type of packaging is inappropriate. In the best type of packaging for iceberg lettuce, it should be loaded only as single-row lettuce and in each basket, a maximum of 8 to 10 icebergs (depending on the weight of these icebergs), which weighs a maximum of 6 kg per basket. Also in Lettuce Export Company, the best type of Romano lettuce packaging must have a maximum of 2 rows of packaging and a maximum weight of 8 kg. After harvesting these products, their temperature must be lowered in food refrigerators and then loaded and sent.
The most important types of lettuce for export It may seem strange to you, but we have 15 types of lettuce around the world that you should get acquainted with to form a lettuce export company. These 15 types of lettuce are: