Olive picking machine

Currently we can find olive picking machine of gasoline, electric or pneumatic. Olive harvesting machines have certain differences of prices, benefits, manageability and comfort. The use of olive harvesting machine, electric olive harvester, olive tree shaker has helped to advance the harvest time and reduce harvest times. We must take into account the variety of olives that … Read moreOlive picking machine

Wooden, steel and fiberglass stakes

Wooden, steel or fiberglass stakes are essential for the proper growth and formation of intensive and super high density olive orchard. The most appropriate stake size for intensive olive (Picual, Cornicabra, Hojiblanca…) is 150 cm long. To facilitate the collection with trunk and umbrella vibrators, we must form the cross between 90 and 110cm high. … Read moreWooden, steel and fiberglass stakes

Olive oil price

There are several factors that affect to olive oil price: stocks, present and future harvest expectations, quality, type of olive oil… To analyze the aspects that affect the olive oil price . We must distinguish between those due to the world market of olive oil and other aspects that can be controlled in part by the farmer. … Read moreOlive oil price

Types of olive oil

There are hundreds of varieties of olives that produce different types of olive oil. The taste, aroma and chemical properties of each kind of olive oil make it appropriate for certain uses (frying, cooking, dressing, canned…). The best Spanish chefs know how to take advantage of the characteristics of each extra virgin olive oil, to … Read moreTypes of olive oil

Olive allergy

In spring, during flowering of the olive tree, pollen levels skyrocket. It is essential for allergy sufferers to adopt protective measures to reduce the symptoms of olive allergy The olive allergy is increasingly common, exposure to large amounts of olive pollen during spring can cause upset sensitive people. The different olive varieties are reproduced using … Read moreOlive allergy

Royal Bailey cherry

Royal Bailey cherry tree is a variety obtained by the Zaiger’s Inc Genetics research station located in Modesto (California). The patent application for Royal Bailey was registered in the United States on the 4th of November 2009 This variety is the result of obtaining freely pollinated seeds of the cherry tree 22ZB383 ( Royal Dawn x … Read moreRoyal Bailey cherry

Super high density olive orchard

Super high density olive orchard, grove or farming has a high production per hectare, stands out over the traditional dry land olive grove and intensive plantations. Super high density olive tree plantation is currently increasing thanks to multiple factors. Profitability improvement: The olive oil prices have remained high and stable over the past few years. … Read moreSuper high density olive orchard

Hojiblanca olive oil

The Hojiblanca olive oil is extracted from the olives harvested from the olive variety Hojiblanca. After Olive Picual and Cornicabra, Hojiblanca is the most widespread traditional variety in Spain, presenting an important oil production. Its production focuses on the provinces of Córdoba, Málaga, Sevilla and Granada. Characteristics of Hojiblanca olive oil The characteristics of Hojiblanca … Read moreHojiblanca olive oil

Arbequina olive oil

Arbequina olive oil is extracted from the olives produced by the Arbequina olive tree. Traditionally, the town of Arbeca (Lleida) was where Arbequina olive oil was produced- Although, today, the variety is widespread in Spain and the world. Arbequina olive oil characteristics The Arbequina Extra Virgin Olive Oil is aroma Very fruity and nice. fruity to … Read moreArbequina olive oil

Olive knot disease (Pseudomonas savastanoi)

Olive tree tuberculosis or knot, is one of the diseases of the olive tree. Warts that appear in olive trees are caused by the infection of the bacteria Pseudomonas savastanoi (Janse, 1982) or pv. savastanoi. The applications of certain treatments and olive care can help disease control. However, current products only help eliminate olive knot … Read moreOlive knot disease (Pseudomonas savastanoi)

Olive peacock spot (Cycloconium oleaginum)

Olive peacock spot, bird’s eye spot or olive leaf spot (Cycloconium oleaginum (Castagne 1845)) is probably the most serious disease that affects the olive grove. Although there are effective treatments and some olive varieties have certain resistance, its incidence has an important impact on the productivity of the olive tree. In Italy the disease is known as Occhio … Read moreOlive peacock spot (Cycloconium oleaginum)