Mid-October to November: Olive harvest
Mid-November: Grain is planted. Rainy season begins.
February: Flax harvest
Late March: Barley harvest
May: Wheat harvest
July: Grapes and vintage
August: Dates and late figs
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RUSSIAN COMMANDER ON PLANE CRASH:: "a significant number of the bodies weren't fresh," adding that he was told they were drained of blood and reeked of decomposition.