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On the invitation of the Italian authorities, the International Olive Council (IOC) will hold its 105th session at the headquarters of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in Rome (Italy) from 23 May to 26 September.

Turkey, known as the motherland of the olive tree, has in the last decade increased its olive tree population to approximately 170 million, according to data provided by the National Olive and Olive Oil Council (UZZK). It has been estimated that…

Italy has an olive growing area of 1 075 000 ha, of which 21% is irrigated while the rest is rain-fed. The most important olive growing areas are in the Apulia region, which accounts for 45% of the total olive growing area; Calabria (19%); Sicily…

The Office of the United Nations in New York, the depositary of the International Agreement on Olive Oil and Table Olives, 2015, has just informed the Executive Secretariat of the International Olive Council that the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan…

Following the notification of the United Nations of the ratification by the State of Palestine of its accession to the International Agreement on Olive Oil and Table Olives, 2015, on 9 April 2017, H.E. Musa Amer Odeh, the Ambassador of Palestine in…

Here is the latest IOC press review: http://www.scoop.it/t/olive-news. Although published once a month on the IOC website it can be consulted at all times because it is updated daily. Add it to your list of Favourites and let us know if you have any…