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EU Olive Oil Exports to Reach Record Levels
The European Commission predicts that high worldwide demand combined with decreased production in non-EU countries will result in record EU exports for 2018-19.
The Olive (Olea europaea L.) Industry in China: its Status, Opportunities and Challenges
This unique study aims to gain a better understanding of the opportunities and challenges in the Chinese olive industry.
DIY Olive Oil Production Could Be Coming to Your Kitchen
The device would allow users to add crushed olives into a compartment at the top of the Olimaker and produce their own olive oil at home within 30 minutes.
A Pressing Matter
Barfold Olives and 3000 Acres have teamed up to turn unloved urban olives into oil.
Olive Growers Face Challenging Season with Limited Water Supply, Heat
Multiple hot spells with day temperatures above 45 degrees Celsius, and little to no seasonal rainfall, are just some of the challenges olive producers have had to battle this season.
Oregon Project Aims to Promote Olive Oil Sector
Local growers and researchers from Oregon State University are teaming up to solve some of the biggest problems facing the state's fledgling sector.
Analysis of the Situation of Olive Oil Prices in Spain: Causes, Solutions and Forecasts
To understand the low prices in the olive oil market, we sought the opinion of some producers, experts and operators in the sector, in order to address the causes and possible solutions to this situation.
What Chinese Consumers Want
Panel of business leaders advise on the best business and marketing practices to make your brand relevant and interesting to the Chinese consumer.
Processing for Quality
Many processing factors affect the quality of olive oil including harvesting and transport conditions, crushing speed, sieve grid size, malaxation time and temperature and storage conditions.
Egypt Plans to Plant 100 Million Olive Trees by 2022
Egypt recently announced an ambitious plan to plant 100 million olive trees by 2022, as the country imports 98% of its olive oil needs.
Strong Support for Olive Oil 5-Star Health Rating
Public health experts and Woolworths have spoken out in support of a 5-star health rating for olive oil.
UN Issues New Standards to Curb Spread of Xylella
Updated fumigation standards, new ground rules for international trade in agricultural products and the development of new technologies to screen plants and plant products for diseases were among the standards approved by the body.
2019 Westpac Australia-China Business Sentiment Survey
The 2019 Westpac Australia-China Business Sentiment Survey is a barometer of Australian business sentiment in China. Companies investing in China oriented innovation experiencing 32% more profitable than those not tailoring to the market.
60 Years in, Olive Council Looks at Challenges Ahead
As part of the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the IOC, Executive Director Abdellatif Ghedira spoke exclusively with Olive Oil Times on the challenges facing the sector.
Environmentally Friendly Bioplastics Created From Olive Seeds
Young entrepreneurs in Istanbul have come up with a way to turn olive seeds into environmentally friendly bioplastics.
Olive Oil Quality & Authenticity: Current EU Legislation, Standards, Methods of Analyses
A review of current EU legislation, standards, relevant methods of analyses, their drawbacks and recommendations for the future. Normative and standard sources for olive oil quality and purity: a global framework.
How to Succeed in Marketplaces
Becoming 'customer obsessed' and adhering to three key value points is essential to succeed in marketplaces, an Amazon executive told the New Retail 19 conference.
Australian Laboratory Loses International Accreditation for Sensory Testing
The only tasting panel in Australasia trained in International Olive Council (IOC) procedures which has been used to certify olive oils as extra virgin has not been recognised by the international body in 2019.
Europe Steps up Fight to Stop Deadly Olive Tree Disease
Just under five years ago olive oil producers in Italy and other southern Europe countries started to notice that some of their olive trees were dying.
Scientists Develop Eco-friendlier Way of Making Olives Palatable
When freshly-picked, they contain bitter-tasting chemical compounds that have to be removed via an environmentally-iffy process. According to a new study, however, there could be a greener alternative.
New Recognition in India to Help Australian Exporters Soar
An Australian Made Campaign logo is now registered as a trademark in India, which allows Australian exporters to have a registered symbol that can be used on locally made or grown exports into India.
Australia’s Most Threatening Plant Disease Targeted
Australia will be better prepared for plant disease outbreaks with the appointment of a national coordinator to lead a three-year program to improve readiness for the potential incursion of the devastating Xylella fastidiosa.
Phytopathology : Addressing the New Global Threat of Xylella fastidiosa
Xylella fastidiosa is a major threat to plant health worldwide. This journal focuses on key challenges to be overcome to address this new global threat, recent advances in understanding the pathosystem, and steps toward improved disease control.
New Device Detects Adulteration Using Fluorescence Spectroscopy
The sensor uses a combination of laser diodes and computer-constructed algorithms to measure light emissions from samples of olive oils to determine whether they are correctly labeled.
An Innovative Anti-Theft System for Olive Groves
An inexpensive security system uses fake olives with microchips to help olive growers prevent and detect thefts, an increasing concern in the sector.
Artificial Intelligence to Predict the Price of Olive Oil
Diego Hueltes, a Spanish computer engineer from Alcalá la Real, Jaén, has developed three models for predicting the price of olive oil using artificial intelligence.
This Mill Makes 200 Tons of Olive Oil. In a Day.
Behind the scenes at Almazara Nuestra Señora del Pilar, the world's largest olive mill.
Australia’s Agricultural Traceability​ Strengthened with New Project
A national traceability project, which will help Australian farmers show the origins and quality of their produce, is underway.
Provenance at a Premium: Trend Transforming Food, Research Says
Provenance and authenticity are driving growth within the food and beverage industry, according to new market research.
How to Keep Your Brand on Supermarket Shelves
2018 has been a tough year for retailers and 2019 doesn’t look to be much easier – but what about the brands supplying these retailers?
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