Articles about California olive oil First Olive Festival for San Benito The October 19 festival will bring awareness to the region’s agriculture and artisans, with an emphasis on local olive oils. California Proposes Olive Oil Commission If a bill currently working its way through is successful, California could have a new commission to oversee its olive oil industry. U.S. Producers Win Big at International Olive Oil Competition Olive oil brands from the United States won 21 gold and 15 silver medals at the New York International Olive Oil Competition. Napa Valley Olive Oil Competition Opens to Producers of All Sizes Olive oil producers can register for the third annual Napa Valley Olive Oil Competition until March 29th. Texan Olive Oil Pioneers Ready for Next Phase Texas has long been known for its crude oil. Black gold. Texas tea. But now another kind of oil is making serious headway. California Olive Oil Goes to Washington Everyone knows that an army marches on its stomach, but it took Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to highlight the fact that diplomacy does too. The Mystique of California Terroir The California terroir is the combination of ideal land and climate conditions, but it's the community of growers interacting with the environment that makes the olive oil so special. Olive Oil Quality: Whither the US? January 2012 is likely to be remembered as a watershed month in the US olive oil industry. It seems that at long last, we can glimpse a light at the end of the tunnel. California Certified: Who Made the Grade The COOC celebrates its 20th anniversary this year and they’ve listed a veritable who’s who of California olive oil with the release of their 2012 seal winners. California Senators Hear Industry’s Call for a ‘Level Playing Field’ Dan Flynn, Tom Mueller, Mike Bradley, Bob Bauer. It's no wonder one senator called it the "most interesting informational meeting I've ever been to." Dan Flynn, Tom Mueller, Bob Bauer to Testify at California Olive Oil Hearing Extra virgin olive oil fraud will be the topic of an informational hearing Thursday at the California State Capitol in Sacramento. New California Conference to Discuss Marketing Order, High-Density Farming A conference in Dixon, California, will present a proposed olive oil marketing order and offer practical, information for growers and processors. © 2014 Olive Oil Times. All Rights Reserved.