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How Can Olive Oil Benefit My Pet?

Fri, 15/06/2018 - 00:47
Adding olive oil to your pet's diet could help them feel better, live longer and more.

Four-Year Project to Establish Foundation for Galician Olive Oil Sector

Fri, 15/06/2018 - 00:11
By 2021 Galicia expects to complete a four-year R&D project that seeks to establish solid foundations for a Galician olive oil industry based on indigenous olive varieties.

Puglia Mandates Pesticides In Fight Against Xylella, Sparking Protests

Thu, 14/06/2018 - 23:22
To combat the spread of the olive-killing Xylella fastidiosa bacterium, Italian agricultural officials are telling farmers to use pesticides to kill the disease's vectors, three spittlebugs, but this mandate has sparked protests and outrage.

Chemical Authentication Process Can Verify Olive Oil Origins

Thu, 14/06/2018 - 22:27
A three-year research project from Italy's University of Salento has yielded a new chemical imaging process that could certify the origins of olive oil blends.

Spanish Olive Oil Prices Increase for First Time in Three Months

Tue, 12/06/2018 - 01:46
After a precipitous fall, olive oil prices have crept back up in Spain. However, producers are divided on whether this trend will continue.

Understanding Fat Intake as a Contributor to Healthy Skin

Tue, 12/06/2018 - 01:22
If you find yourself with relentless skin conditions, including acne, irritation and itchiness, there may be more you can do than simply look for topical treatments.

Unusual Weather Could Be Problematic for California Olive Crop

Tue, 12/06/2018 - 00:27
A warm winter followed by several spring cold snaps have led to fewer olive trees blooming in central California.

Med Diet May Protect Against Air Pollution

Tue, 12/06/2018 - 00:09
New research reveals that the Mediterranean diet may reduce the risk of dying from heart attacks, cardiovascular disease and other causes related to long-term exposure to air pollution.

Award-Winning Miller Says Goodbye to Pacific Sun

Mon, 11/06/2018 - 03:32
Pablo Voitzuk leaves California's Pacific Sun Farms in the wake of the company's decision to shut down its olive oil production mill after seven successful years and a plethora of awards.

Arthritis Foundation Recommends Olive Oil

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 03:02
The Arthritis Foundation suggests olive oil along with a Mediterranean diet to help arthritis sufferers.

Thessaloniki Conference Examines New Strategies for Greek Table Olive Sector

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 22:49
A meeting on the Greek table olive industry offered new strategies for the sector and revealed a mostly unknown and resilient cultivar with unique qualities.

Spanish Agencies Renew Pact to Conquer Indian, UK Markets for Table Olives

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 22:11
As part of a far-reaching agro-economic plan, the Andalusian government renews its commitment to furthering the interests of its olive farmers in both established and emerging international markets.

Researchers Propose New Tool Against Fraud

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 00:50
A new approach appears sensitive to detection of adulteration with lower grade oils.

‘Leone d’Oro’ Celebrates Women in Agriculture

Tue, 05/06/2018 - 00:43
The 27th Leone d'Oro dei Mastri Oleari concluded with an award ceremony on Lake Garda.

Archaeologists Discover Ancient Olive Oil in Italy

Sat, 02/06/2018 - 03:53
The discovery pushes the time table for olive oil production in Italy back more than 700 years earlier than previously thought.

Med Diet Loses Ground Where it Started

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 05:52
New research suggests that an 'American-style' diet is moving in, and it may be here to stay.

Olive Council Session Returns to S. America

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 04:48
The 107th meeting of the organization will take place next month in Buenos Aires and will be followed by a seminar on olive growing in the Americas.

7th ‘Extrascape’ Honors the Landscapes Behind the Brands

Thu, 31/05/2018 - 23:45
The seventh edition of the contest took place during the international food exhibition Cibus.

Olive Oil and the Ketogenic Diet

Thu, 31/05/2018 - 23:01
Studies on diabetes, obesity, weight loss and cholesterol have shown the ketogenic diet can have a positive impact on fighting the health issues.

Mediterranean Diet Boosts Beneficial Gut Bacteria

Wed, 30/05/2018 - 00:15
A study at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in North Carolina found the MedDiet Increased the beneficial bacteria in the gut by 7 percent after 30 months.