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Aug. 24, 2021

California’s Olive Oil Producers Face Uncertain Future as Historic Drought Continues

While some farmers remain optimistic that research and preparation will yield a fruitful future, others worry about the diminishing prospects of surface irrigation.

Aug. 24, 2021

Heatwave, Deadly Fires Threaten the Olive Harvest in Greece

The ongoing drought has led to wildfires burning around the country, damaging olive trees, and further diminishing the prospects of the 2021 harvest.

Best Olive Oils in London

Jun. 17, 2021

Finding Award-Winning Olive Oils in London

Finding London's best olive oils is easy, if you know what to look for. Here are some great places to find this year's award winners.

May. 28, 2021

Top-rated olive oils for 2021, revealed.

The world's largest and most prestigious olive oil quality competition has released its yearly list of award-winning brands.

Jan. 3, 2021

Which Olive Oils Have the Most Polyphenols?

Is it really worth paying so much more for a bottle of olive oil that claims to have loads of polyphenols?

Dec. 22, 2020

Harvesting Abandoned Trees for Charity

Volunteers in Toscolano Maderno are demonstrating the economic and social value of abandoned olive trees.

Dec. 11, 2020

How to Find (Really) Good Olive Oil

Finding good olive oil is easier than you think.

Dec. 9, 2020

Stelios Faitakib Dedicates Athens Mural to the History of Olive Oil Production

In his latest work, Stelios Faitakib seeks to show the long and storied history of Greek olive oil production through a uniquely Greek medium.

Dec. 1, 2020

In Pandemic's Wake, Olive Oil Tours in Spain Could Prove Popular

2020 gave outdoor activities a newfound importance. Efforts are underway to ensure that the olive oil industry is poised to capitalize on the shift.

Nov. 25, 2020

The World's Oldest Bottle of Olive Oil

This bottle of Italian olive oil is around 1,940 years past its shelf life.

Nov. 24, 2020

Olive Oil for Thanksgiving

Substituting butter and other fats for extra virgin olive oil is a great way to lighten your holiday menu while adding fresh flavors to the classics.

Nov. 16, 2020

How to Choose Olive Oil

Choosing the right olive oil is easy if you know a few general rules.

Sep. 23, 2020

Climate Change Transforms Europe's Agriculture, Report Finds

Crops like apricots and nectarines typical in the south are beginning to appear in northern regions, while in Mediterranean regions, tropical weather is hitting vineyards and olive groves.

Ciuffelli Agricultural Institute of Todi

Sep. 23, 2020

Outdoor Learning Among the Olive Trees

A pioneering outdoor classroom at the Ciuffelli Agricultural Institute provides students with an inspiring setting to resume their studies.