Jun. 25, 2013
The battle over an import control provision drew attention to a greatly divided olive oil industry.
Jun. 20, 2013
The House failed to pass the 5- year Farm Bill after an overwhelming vote to strike an olive oil provision.
Feb. 7, 2013
It was the first time the North American Olive Oil Association, a trade group of importers, has taken legal action against a producer.
Dec. 6, 2012
The USITC held a hearing as part of an investigation into the conditions of competition in the olive oil market.
Oct. 24, 2012
Spanish olive oil producers are up in arms over the “unfair” and “absurd” marketing order being considered in the United States Congress.
Oct. 10, 2012
An expert analysis of the United States International Trade Commission's olive oil investigation.
Oct. 4, 2012
The global competitiveness of the U.S. commercial olive oil industry will be the subject of a U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) investigation.
Jul. 29, 2012
The NAOOA, whose members are companies that import olive oil into the U.S., petitioned the FDA to adopt standards established by the International Olive Council.
Mar. 18, 2012
American olive oil producers are drafting a federal marketing order that would set higher quality standards, redefine grades and require new testing of all olive oil produced here.
Jan. 24, 2012
Extra virgin olive oil fraud will be the topic of an informational hearing Thursday at the California State Capitol in Sacramento.
Apr. 12, 2011
Olive oil industry executives and journalists gathered at a midtown Manhattan Italian restaurant Monday evening for an olive oil tasting and dinner NAOOA.
Feb. 16, 2011
Bold and controversial, his recently published findings have gripped the attention of the industry as they pave the way toward scientific strides for California olive oil.
Nov. 10, 2010
Concerns arise over origin criteria, who confers the special designations; and once an olive oil or table olive has the designation, who protects and polices it.
Aug. 13, 2010
The lawsuit was announced in typical American fashion, complete with a celebrity chef. Maybe this is what it needed to come to. Nothing happens here without buzz.
Jul. 28, 2010
The Davis report's bashing of imported olive oils has enjoyed the kind of viral publicity only eye-grabbing headlines like "That Olive Oil's No Virgin" could achieve. But is it fair?