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MEDITERRANEAN: Modern Olive Growing Starting to Overtake Traditional Methods

MEDITERRANEAN: Modern Olive Growing Starting to Overtake Traditional Methods | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
While the majority of olive oil production still comes from traditional growers in the Mediterranean, newer farms are focusing on more efficient orchards and experiencing a steady growth in production.
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ITALY: On Shores of Lake Garda, Volunteers Harvest Abandoned Trees for Charity

ITALY: On Shores of Lake Garda, Volunteers Harvest Abandoned Trees for Charity | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
Volunteers in Toscolano Maderno are demonstrating the economic and social value of abandoned olive trees.

Abandoned olive groves in the hills that surround Lake Garda, in northern Italy, are being recovered by a group of volunteers.

Isolated orchards and even scattered trees, many of which are survivors of old olive groves that were destroyed to make way for construction projects, are being harvested by the volunteers.

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