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THE ECONOMY - DATE PALM

UAEU University plans to create gene bank for 150 date varieties

Posted on 12/01/2017

Researchers at the Date Palm Development Research Unit, DPDRU, of the UAEU University are planning to create a gene bank for 150 date varieties. The centre was set up in 1989 to lead and facilitate research related to date palm production in the country through the application of tissue culture techniques – an in-vitro technique to mass propagate date palm varieties. Commenting on the announcement, Moza Al Shamsi, Head of the Research and Development Unit at DPDRU, said, "The introduction of ...  >>MORE

Al Foah expects to collect 103,000 tonnes during the 2016 dates marketing season

Posted on 15/08/2016

Al Foah Company, an Abu Dhabi-based firm, seeking to make the UAE's dates sector financially viable and internationally competitive, has announced that it expects to receive more than 103,000 tonnes of dates during the current season from more than 17,000 farmers from all over the country who will market their dates at eight centres specialised for the purpose. The dates marketing season for 2016 started on 6th August and will run through 27th October. On this occasion, Dhafer Ayed Al Ahbabi, ...  >>MORE

Bedouin solidarity and stories from the past woven through the 150 booths at the Liwa Dates Festival's Traditional Market

Posted on 30/07/2016

GHARBIA: Mariam Hassan Al Marzooqi was just a small girl 50 years ago, when she first started to weave palm frond threads. She would sit quietly watching her mother, her grandmother and her aunties do it. They were very patient and graceful, taking their time to weave those threads. Sometimes, her mother would sing to her or tell her old Emirati stories, like the ones about Abu Al Les, a very clever fox that would trick people. "Slowly I began picking up the art of weaving palm fronds and I ...  >>MORE

Over 60,000 visit Liwa dates festival in Abu Dhabi

Posted on 30/07/2016

Over 60,000 people headed to Liwa in the Western Region of Abu Dhabi these past 10 days for the 12th Liwa Dates Festival (LDF). Altogether, 220 prizes worth Dh6 million were given to winners of various competitions at the festival. While ratab, the half ripe dates, was at the heart of the festival, as this is the time of its harvest across the UAE, local farming and Emirati heritage also took centre stage. "The festival carries heritage significance and a symbolic dimension and features ...  >>MORE

A fruity start to Liwa Ajman Date Festival

Posted on 28/07/2016

The 3rd Liwa Ajman dates festival was inaugurated on Wednesday by Shaikh Ammar Bin Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Crown Prince of Ajman. The festival's remaining two days are July 28 (from 10am to 10pm) and July 29 (4pm to midnight). It takes place at Emirates Hospitality Center, has free entry, and highlights the finest and best date and citrus fruits grown by local farmers. The Liwa Ajman Date Festival - an extension of the Liwa Date Festival in Abu Dhabi - is about all things palms and ...  >>MORE

Liwa Dates Festival contributes to UAE dates becoming the world's most wanted

Posted on 26/07/2016

Some 35 government and private companies have set up pavilions in the exhibition area of Liwa Dates Festival, promoting the latest trends and achievements in the business of dates. Among the active participants in the festival are: Al Dhafra, one of UAE's largest dates company, which recently reported that the Emirates are now the world's biggest exporter of dates exceeding 100,000 tons per year; the UAE University, which has a dedicated research programme for the cultivation of date palm ...  >>MORE

Liwa: where the dunes meet the ocean, by Sheikha Al Ghawi

Posted on 25/07/2016

Nestled somewhere in between the vast blue ocean and the expansive desert, the Liwa oases are bracing for yet another season of summer festivities and heritage. Liwa is home to the stunning sand dunes, breath-taking oases and the famous desert-tolerant Ghaf trees, which were planted there on the orders of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan. It is also home to the most anticipated summer event, the date festival. The festival's site looks like a bee-hive, with tents being prepared for ...  >>MORE

Farming technologies to business innovations under one roof

Posted on 25/07/2016

"This is the first palm plantation in the world that works on hydroponics" reads a sign above Saleh Al Mansouri's stand. A native of Mazeirah, the largest town in Liwa Oasis, Al Mansouri participates for the first time in the Liwa Dates Festival with dates grown using hydroponics system. An agricultural method using water enriched with nutrients instead of soil to grow plants, hydroponics was first introduced to the UAE about six years ago by the Abu Dhabi Farmers Services Centre. "I'm a ...  >>MORE

UAE researchers grow date palm in three years

Posted on 22/07/2016

Along with celebrating the iconic fruit of the UAE, the 12th edition of the Liwa Date Festival is also showcasing some of the latest innovative research being carried out by Emirati scientists on growing date palm trees. UAE University (UAEU), one of the main sponsors of the festival, used the opportunity to educate visitors on their latest work, which employs the use of tissue culture for growing date palm trees rather than traditional methods such as seeding. "We try to grow the date palm ...  >>MORE

12th Liwa Dates Festival kicks off

Posted on 22/07/2016

Over 100 baskets of Dabbas were lined up on tables awaiting judgment for the tastiest, healthiest and the best looking date of them all. This variety of date, especially popular in Liwa oasis, was the first of the 10 Ratab - half ripen dates - competitions to kick-start the 12th annual Liwa Dates Festival, which is being held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs. Organised by the Cultural Programmes and ...  >>MORE

Liwa Date Festival begins

Posted on 21/07/2016

In its 12th edition, the Liwa Date Festival that celebrates the iconic and cultural fruit of the UAE, began Wednesday evening in the Western Region of Abu Dhabi. Held under the patronage of Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, the Liwa Date Festival has become a key cultural event for the UAE, having established itself as one of the main local attractions in the Western Region. This year, over 70,000 visitors are expected to enjoy the ...  >>MORE

Hamdan bin Zayed donates AED1million to model farm award contest of Liwa Date Festival

Posted on 20/07/2016

H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative in the Western Region, has donated AED1 million in support of a model farm award. The award is part of the Liwa Date Festival in its 12th edition. The donation brought the value of the award, for the first 10 positions, from AED500,000 to AED1.5 million. Sheikh Hamdan's support comes in the framework of encouraging farmers to exert more efforts in accordance with the highest international standards, and highlighting the ...  >>MORE

Ajman launches Liwa Ajman Date Festival 2016

Posted on 19/07/2016

Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ajman, the Ajman Tourism Development Department, ATDD, has announced details of the 2016 Liwa Ajman Date Festival that will run from July 27th to 29th at Emirates Hospitality Centre. The inclusion of citrus fruits in the Mazayna and a photography competition are now part of the festival that will see hundreds of farmers showcase the best and finest types of dates. Over three days of competition ...  >>MORE

Liwa Dates Festival to begin on July 20

Posted on 18/07/2016

At least 60,000 people are expected to head to Mazeirah in the Western Region during the next couple of weeks, for the Liwa Dates Festival (LDF). Now in its 12th year, the biggest summer festival in the emirate is a celebration of the fresh harvest of dates, otherwise known as "ratab", the half-ripe dates. Taking place from July 20 to 30 in air-conditioned tents stretching over 20,000 square metres, the festival is organised by the Cultural Programmes and Heritage Festivals Committee - Abu ...  >>MORE

Ajman gets ready for Liwa Ajman Dates Festival

Posted on 04/07/2016

The Ajman Tourism Development Department, ATDD, is organising the third Liwa Ajman Dates Festival from July 27th – 29th, and preparations are well underway to bring a successful festival that will showcase the finest produce of local date farmers in the emirate. Ajman Liwa Dates Festival, the popular heritage festival, is aimed at promoting the importance of the date palm tree in the life of the people living in the region, and is expected to attract more than 10,000 visitors this year. ...  >>MORE

Abu Dhabi set to host 12th Liwa Date Festival in July

Posted on 13/06/2016

ABU DHABI, 13th June, 2016 (WAM) -- Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, the Cultural Programmes and Heritage Festivals Committee - Abu Dhabi, is organising the 12th edition of the Liwa Date Festival from 20th to 30th of July, 2016, in the city of Liwa in Al Gharbia (the Western Region), in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. Held on an area stretching over 20,000 square metres, the festival has turned into a major ...  >>MORE

First Abu Dhabi International Date Palm Exhibition to take place in December

Posted on 11/11/2015

Organisers of SIAL Middle East have announced that the inaugural edition of Abu Dhabi International Date Palm Exhibition, ADIDPE 2015, the world's only dedicated B2B event for the date palm, will run from 7th to 9th December at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, ADNEC. Held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs and Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority, the event will be co-located with the ...  >>MORE

Al Foah pays Dh 134m to date farmers

Posted on 22/09/2015

Al Foah Co., an Abu Dhabi-based company with a mission to make the UAE dates sector financially viable and internationally competitive, has announced that it has paid the second tranche of Dh134 million to farmers for marketing their dates during the season covering the period from 26th August to 10th September, 2015. Dhafer Ayed Al Ahbabi, Chairman of Al Foah, said, "As many as 7,000 farmers have benefited from the second payment for the amounts of dates received.' Al Ahbabi confirmed that ...  >>MORE

Carnival atmosphere as Ajman Liwa Date Festival gets under way

Posted on 06/08/2015

Residents and visitors in Ajman on Wednesday were treated to a carnival atmosphere as the three-day Ajman Liwa Date Festival got underway. Events were designed to educate as well as entertain and focused on the importance of the date palm tree to the country's culture and traditions. Khalid Al Hadidi, an Emirati from Ajman, had read about the festival, on its second outing, and wanted to learn more about the different types of dates and the companies producing them. "I am looking forward to ...  >>MORE

Farmers compete at Liwa Dates Festival's ratab competition

Posted on 31/07/2015

Khallas was one of the last date variety to enter the ratab (half ripe dates) competition at Liwa Dates Festival in the Western Region of Abu Dhabi. UAE's most popular date, khallas drawn not only the largest number of farmers competing in the festival's five ratab varieties competitions, but massive interest from the date palm tree owners, who have come in their hundreds to the festival to see who has achieved the best khallas harvest of 2015. "We had 180 farmers participating in one of our ...  >>MORE

Tallest date palm contest to recognise farming skills

Posted on 29/07/2015

The Liwa Dates Festival welcomed, for the first time in its 11-year history, a new competition that is neither about ratab - half ripe dates - nor about the UAE heritage. The new contest celebrates palm tree farming skills and the passion for the Arab's tree of life. The tallest date palm tree competition proved highly popular among the farmers as it highlighted their efforts and care for growing the trees. Abdullah Al Qubaisi, Director of Projects Management at the Cultural Programmes and ...  >>MORE

Experts guide farmers about pest control at Liwa Date Festival

Posted on 29/07/2015

Visitors to the Abu Dhabi Farmers' Services Centre booth at the Liwa Date Festival have the opportunity to speak to date palm experts and learn about the centre's holistic approach to controlling pests. Ahmed Al Suwaidi, ADFSC Communications Section Manager, believes it is important to have the right technique when it comes to pest management. "Integrated pest management is a combination of techniques to control and manage insects, viruses, bacteria, and any harmful organisms in a sustainable ...  >>MORE

Khalifa Foundation supports 40 Emirati families in Liwa Dates Festival

Posted on 27/07/2015

The Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation has announced it will contribute in the eleventh session of the Liwa Dates Festival this year by supporting the participation of 40 Emirati families in the popular festival which is considered one of the most important culture and heritage events in the country. Held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, and Chairman of the Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation, the ...  >>MORE

Liwa Dates Festival farmers compete with their best ratab

Posted on 27/07/2015

Hundreds of date palm farmers from Al Gharbia, Al Ain, Swaihan, Abu Dhabi and further across the UAE arrive everyday at the Liwa Dates Festival, bringing freshly picked ratab (half ripe dates) from their orchards, hoping to convince the industry's experts that theirs are the tastiest, healthiest, best looking and best produced dates. For the 11th consecutive year, the annual festival that celebrates the ratab harvest, organised every July by the Cultural Programmes and Heritage Festivals ...  >>MORE

Liwa Dates Festival opens for 11th year in Desert Oasis of Liwa

Posted on 24/07/2015

A massive palm tree branch dazzled the first visitors of Liwa Dates Festival, showing off an outstanding richness of the ratab harvest. The branch weighed an impressive 116 kilograms, the biggest and heaviest of all the 17 entries in the festival's Biggest Etheg (dates palm tree branch) competition. "The winning etheg is of shahal dates and it comes from a farm in Liwa. We will officially announce the winner tomorrow evening and he will walk away with a cheque for Dh 50,000," said Nasser Seif ...  >>MORE

Farmers learn about efficient irrigation ways

Posted on 24/07/2015

The Environment Agency of Abu Dhabi (EAD) is holding forums and discussions with date palm farm owners on their groundwater usage at the Liwa Date Festival that will run until July 30 from 4-10pm daily. The agency aims to recommend farm owners ways to make their irrigation systems more efficient, and environmentally sustainable. Sixty two percent of the annual total demand for water in Abu Dhabi is for groundwater, which is being used mainly in agriculture, forestry and for landscape ...  >>MORE

ADFSC confirms support for date palm farmers at Liwa Date Festival

Posted on 22/07/2015

Abu Dhabi Farmers' Services Centre is continuing its support of the date palm industry at this year's Liwa Date Festival, now in its 11th year, from 22nd to 30th July, in Liwa City in the Western Region. Representatives from ADFSC will be in Liwa throughout the festival discussing their progress in controlling harmful pests that attack palm trees, especially the red palm weevil. "ADFSC succeeded in capturing and killing 4.18 million red palm weevils between January 2013 and June 2015, ...  >>MORE

Khalifa International Date Palm Award to participate in Liwa Date Festival

Posted on 21/07/2015

The Khalifa International Date Palm Award will participate in the 11th edition of the Liwa Date Festival, scheduled to be held from July 22-30 in Liwa, Western Region. H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs will patronise the event which will be organised by the Cultural Programmes and Heritage Festivals Committee, Abu Dhabi. The Award aims to publicise date palm culture at local, regional and international levels and support and ...  >>MORE

Time ripe for dates in Liwa

Posted on 20/07/2015

Hamad Al Mansouri may have been uprooted from his native Liwa oasis and making a living in the capital city, but every holiday, including this Eid, he returns to his family home. His new majlis, with big glass walls, overlooks his palm orchard; lines of tall palms, heavy at this time of year with bunches of ripening dates. "From July the ratab season starts, you know, the fresh, half ripened dates, and we already started harvesting some of the dates," said Hamad. "We have about 2,000 palm ...  >>MORE

Intensive preparations ahead of July launch of Liwa Date Festival

Posted on 18/06/2015

Preparations are now underway for the launch of the 11th edition of the Liwa Date Festival, to be held from 22nd - 30th of July in Liwa city in Al Gharbia, The Western Region, in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. Organised by the Cultural Programmes and Heritage Festivals Committee - Abu Dhabi, the Festival is held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs. In the 11 years since the launch of the first edition, the ...  >>MORE

Khalifa International Date Palm Award opens nomination for its eighth session in 2016

Posted on 03/06/2015

The General Secretariat of Khalifa International Date Palm Award has announced the opening of the nominations for its eighth session in 2016 in five categories, starting from June 1st to October 30th 2015. The announcement was made at a press conference held by the General Secretariat of the Award at the Emirates Palace Hotel, Abu Dhabi yesterday in the presence of Dr. Abdelouahhab Zaid, Secretary-General of the Award, and Dr. Helal Humaid Al Kaabi, head of administrative and financial ...  >>MORE

ADFSC targets pests with date palm spraying campaign

Posted on 07/05/2015

Abu Dhabi Farmers' Services Centre is due to begin the second phase of a comprehensive campaign to protect date palms in all three regions of Abu Dhabi Emirate. The programme, which started shortly after pollination, is targeting specific pests which attack palm trees. The programme will cover over 14,000 farms throughout the emirate. "The first phase of the campaign began on 19th March and is now complete" said Ahmed Al Suwaidi, ADFSC Communication Section Manager, adding, "The second phase ...  >>MORE

Ajman Tourism announces annual dates festival

Posted on 19/03/2015

Ajman Tourism Development Department, ATDD, is organising the Second Liwa Ajman Dates Festival in August, the department announced Wednesday. "Upon Directives from the ATDD Chairman, Sheikh Abdulaziz bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, the event will be held on an annual basis from now on," ATDD General Manager, Faisal Al Nuaimi, said, calling the festival a distinguished tourism event that would gather UAE nationals and residents, as well as visitors to the emirate. The announcement came on the back of a ...  >>MORE

Two UAE date palm oases recognised as agricultural heritage sites by FAO

Posted on 16/03/2015

Two date palm oases in the UAE were yesterday recognised by the Food and Agriculture Organisation, FAO, for their importance as repositories of genetic resources, biodiversity and cultural heritage. The Al Ain and Liwa oases, which are known as marvels of ancient hydrology, and are the centre of date grove production in the UAE, joined a growing number of ecosystems that are formally recognised by the UN organisation. Speaking at the annual Khalifa International Date Palm Award Ceremony, FAO ...  >>MORE

Khalifa International Date Palm Award reveals names of the winners of the award’s seventh session

Posted on 16/02/2015

The General Secretariat of Khalifa International Date Palm Award held a press conference, during which names of the winners of the five categories of the Award's Seventh Session were announced. At the beginning of the conference, held Sunday morning at the Emirates Palace Hotel in Abu Dhabi and attended by representatives of various media, Dr. Abdelouahhab Zaid, Secretary General of the Award, welcomed the media people and praised their active role in promotion and presentation of the Award ...  >>MORE

Liwa International Festival kicks off on 3rd January

Posted on 10/12/2014

Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative in the Western Region, the "Liwa International Festival - Tal Mireb 2015" will be held from 3rd - 9th January, 2015. The festival, which is organised by Al Gharbia Sports Club, will include diverse and interesting activities and competitions that combine excitement, challenges and adventure, as well as heritage competitions. In a statement, Saif Ahmed Al Mazrouei, Director-General of Al Gharbia Sports Club, ...  >>MORE

Date Palm Festival to open in Abu Dhabi

Posted on 17/11/2014

Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority (ADFCA), the eighth edition of EIDPF, the region's largest specialised event dedicated to dates, will run from November 24 to 29 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, ADNEC. The announcement was made during a press conference by Mohammed Jalal Al Rayssi, Head of EIDPF Organising Committee and Director of ...  >>MORE

Abu Dhabi Date Palm Festival from November 24 to 29

Posted on 21/09/2014

A date palm museum featuring a large ensemble of images, photographs, cut-outs and display screens will be major attraction of this year's Emirates International Date Palm Festival in Abu Dhabi. Live demonstrations by craftsmen at the museum will serve as the key highlight of the eighth edition of the festival, which will run from November 24 to 29 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC). Held under the patronage of Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister of the ...  >>MORE

Sharjah Museums Department opens first palm festival at Bait Sheikh Saeed bin Hamad Al Qasimi

Posted on 13/09/2014

Sharjah Museums Department (SMD) has opened the first Palm Festival at Bait Sheikh Saeed bin Hamad Al Qasimi in Kalba, under the patronage and in the presence of Sheikh Haitham bin Saqr bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Deputy Head of the Ruler's Office in Kalba. During the inauguration, Sheikh Haitham was flanked by Hilal Mohammad Abdullah Nasser Al Naqbi, Chairman of the Kalba Municipal Council and Ahmed Juma Al Hawara, Director General of Kalba Municipality. The festival, which is the first of its ...  >>MORE

MOEW completes first phase of ‘Date Palm Tree Identification through DNA Profiling’ project

Posted on 03/08/2014

U.A.E. Ministry of Environment and Water (MoEW) has completed the first phase of its ‘Date Palm Tree Identification through DNA Profiling' project, through collaboration with United Arab Emirates University. A team from the ministry has collected 165 plant samples from mother date palm trees this year, the samples were taken from MOEW's Al Hamraniya Agricultural Research Station, Debba Experiments Station, and Al Dhaid Experiments Station. The initial phase has three major stages, starting ...  >>MORE

Groundwater depletion harms date farms

Posted on 03/08/2014

Dates are known to be the UAE's favourite fruit, but dwindling groundwater reserves in Abu Dhabi may threaten the long-term health of farms in the emirate that produce them. Studies conducted by the Environment Agency Abu Dhabi (EAD) indicate that levels of groundwater are falling by up to five metres each year in the most agriculturally intensive areas. And this is a concern because most of Abu Dhabi's dates are nourished with groundwater, Mansour Al Tamimi, groundwater scientist at the EAD, ...  >>MORE

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UAEU University plans to create gene bank for 150 date varieties


Al Foah expects to collect 103,000 tonnes during the 2016 dates marketing season


Bedouin solidarity and stories from the past woven through the 150 booths at the Liwa Dates Festival's Traditional Market


Over 60,000 visit Liwa dates festival in Abu Dhabi


A fruity start to Liwa Ajman Date Festival


Liwa Dates Festival contributes to UAE dates becoming the world's most wanted


Liwa: where the dunes meet the ocean, by Sheikha Al Ghawi


Farming technologies to business innovations under one roof


UAE researchers grow date palm in three years


12th Liwa Dates Festival kicks off


Liwa Date Festival begins


Hamdan bin Zayed donates AED1million to model farm award contest of Liwa Date Festival


Ajman launches Liwa Ajman Date Festival 2016


Liwa Dates Festival to begin on July 20


Ajman gets ready for Liwa Ajman Dates Festival


Abu Dhabi set to host 12th Liwa Date Festival in July


First Abu Dhabi International Date Palm Exhibition to take place in December


Al Foah pays Dh 134m to date farmers


Carnival atmosphere as Ajman Liwa Date Festival gets under way


Farmers compete at Liwa Dates Festival's ratab competition


Tallest date palm contest to recognise farming skills


Experts guide farmers about pest control at Liwa Date Festival


Khalifa Foundation supports 40 Emirati families in Liwa Dates Festival


Liwa Dates Festival farmers compete with their best ratab


Liwa Dates Festival opens for 11th year in Desert Oasis of Liwa


Farmers learn about efficient irrigation ways


ADFSC confirms support for date palm farmers at Liwa Date Festival


Khalifa International Date Palm Award to participate in Liwa Date Festival


Time ripe for dates in Liwa


Intensive preparations ahead of July launch of Liwa Date Festival


Khalifa International Date Palm Award opens nomination for its eighth session in 2016


ADFSC targets pests with date palm spraying campaign


Ajman Tourism announces annual dates festival


Two UAE date palm oases recognised as agricultural heritage sites by FAO


Khalifa International Date Palm Award reveals names of the winners of the award’s seventh session


Liwa International Festival kicks off on 3rd January


Date Palm Festival to open in Abu Dhabi


Abu Dhabi Date Palm Festival from November 24 to 29


Sharjah Museums Department opens first palm festival at Bait Sheikh Saeed bin Hamad Al Qasimi


MOEW completes first phase of ‘Date Palm Tree Identification through DNA Profiling’ project


Groundwater depletion harms date farms