Sep. 25, 2023
Despite a hot and dry summer, recent rain has improved conditions, with more expected in the coming weeks. Officials expect production to improve compared to last year.
Aug. 10, 2023
With temperatures breaking records in some parts of the state, producers emphasize the need for irrigation and unconventional working hours.
Jul. 5, 2023
Using climatic data and powerful neural networks, researchers haver developed a tool that allows farmers to determine irrigation requirements a week in advance.
Apr. 4, 2023
Researchers say a sustainable and innovative approach to olive farming is the only way to cope with a changing climate.
Aug. 26, 2022
From irrigating at night to covering developed fruit in kaolin clay, one Croatian producer is adapting to the country’s increasingly hot and dry summers.
Aug. 10, 2022
Brussels has published new guidelines paving the way for the widespread use of treated urban wastewater in agriculture.
Aug. 1, 2022
Experts said farmers and producers must invest in modern irrigation infrastructure and prevent soil degradation to mitigate the impacts of climate change on Spanish producers.
Jun. 2, 2022
The Middle Eastern country is also working to rejoin the International Olive Council, which would further develop the nascent sector.
Jan. 10, 2018
A study finds that periodic fertilization with nitrogen, phosphate and potassium decreases the alternate bearing pattern of olive trees.
Aug. 10, 2017
A leading expert in fruit tree physiology, Cristos Xiloyannis, has been committed to developing sustainable olive growing techniques.
Dec. 15, 2016
Climate change is altering Morocco's landscape and creating serious challenges for the agricultural sector. In the Al Haouz province, resilient farmers took steps to adapt, and they have a burgeoning olive industry to show for it.
Feb. 29, 2016
A study finds that irrigating olive trees with treated wastewater could be an effective way of preserving resources without affecting quality.