Dec. 1, 2020
Along with producing award-winning extra virgin olive oil from their centuries-old trees, Eftihis Androulakis and Michalis Marakas are making inroads into the food supplement business. Their high-phenolic olive oils are being prescribed doctors in Belgium.
Aug. 25, 2020
The new bloc will promote Cretan olive oil under a common identity with the goals of achieving commercial recognition outside of Greece and gaining a larger market share.
Jan. 15, 2020
Adverse weather conditions in Crete caused further damage to olive oil growers and producers.
Mar. 6, 2019
The small quantity of olive oil that was produced in Crete remains idle since there is no demand from buyers abroad. Producers are demanding compensation.
Sep. 10, 2013
Cretan olive oil producers seeking aid following devastating weather conditions will have to turn to the European Union first.
Sep. 9, 2013
The Institute for Olive Tree and Subtropical Plants has become a leader in research and education for the olive oil sector in Greece.