Dec. 23, 2020
Frost, hail and torrential rains dampened the 2020 olive harvest in France. It will still be better than last year and producers report that quality is as good as ever.
May. 20, 2020
French brands earned a record-high eight awards at the 2020 NYIOOC World Olive Oil Competition, including six Golds and two Silvers.
May. 22, 2019
Upwards of 2.5 million birds are killed each harvest season in Spain, Italy, France and Portugal.
Apr. 2, 2019
French olive growers are working on recovering traditional olive groves as a means to strengthen the sector.
Oct. 29, 2018
Producers, chefs and olive oil enthusiasts prepare to gather in Paris to sample and judge some of the year's best early-harvest oils.
Feb. 2, 2015
Recent checks in France revealed widespread problems with falsely labeled olive oils.