Third Olive Bank in Izmir, Turkey, to Help Stem Genetic Erosion - Further safeguarding olive biodiversity by setting up the world’s third olive germplasm bank – in Izmir, Turkey – is at the top of the agenda for a meeting at the International Olive Council’s Madrid headquarters on April 13. The creation of a collection at sufficient distance from the existing ones in Marrakesh, Morocco, and Córdoba, Spain, is seen as prudent to help ensure plant survival
The IOC at LIFE Agromitiga’s results presentation
SEVILLE, SPAIN / 28.02.2024
Olive oil is good for your health and the environment The IOC’s Executive Director, Jaime Lillo, participated in the results presentation of the LIFE Agromitiga Project which took place in the framework of...
IOC mission to Slovenia
Slovenia / 26.02.2024
The Slovenian Institute for Oliveculture hosts the IOC’s Technology and Environment Unit The IOC’s Olive Growing, Olive Oil and Environment Unit travelled to Slovenia from 14 to 17 February at the request of the European...