Special Report

L’Oro del Benàco Celebrates Best of Lake Garda

The largest lake of Italy has a great influence on the climate on its banks and is the heart of the world's northernmost olive oil production region.

On the Importance of Olive Tree Pruning

“It is fundamental to live like the plant in order to understand what it needs,” the pruner reveals. "Foliage and wood must always be in harmony."
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Olio Capitale Hands Baton to Milan Expo

Olio Capitale in Trieste, which wrapped up its ninth edition last week, showed that even after the worst of harvests Italian olive oil shines.

Proposal to Include Apulia’s ‘Plain of Olive Trees’ on Unesco List

Three municipalities have joined forces to protect an area with a concentration of thousand-year-old olive trees.
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Olio Capitale Takes Aim at International Markets

Trieste will host the 9th Olio Capitale, Italy's exhibition dedicated to quality extra virgin olive oil.

Lucca Goes Extra Virgin

The beautiful town in Tuscany hosts the third edition of ExtraLucca, a cultural and culinary event dedicated to extra virgin olive oil.
Olive Oil Times Feature

New Sunrise for an Ancient Town

It is a magic moment for this city illuminated by the first lights of a new beginning in the name of olive oil tradition and its future.

After Bruising Season, Italy Combats Fraud and Invests in its Future

The minister of agriculture organized a meeting with stakeholders to "relaunch" a core sector of the Italian economy.