Treatment where the olives are placed in a solution of sodium hydroxide (lye) until it penetrates about two-thirds of the distance into the flesh. It is designed to remove the bitter taste of the olives and to prepare them for fermentation.
Pakistani research pushes for IOC membership
Chakwal, Punjab, PAKISTAN / 26.10.2021
On the fourth day of his mission to Pakistan, the Executive Director was invited to the Barani Institute of Agricultural Research. This research centre is in Chakwal, Punjab province, a three-hour drive from Islamabad. The...
Mario Solinas Quality Award Ceremony
Madrid / 25.10.2021
Every year the International Olive Council organises the competition for the Mario Solinas Quality Award for the best extra virgin olive oils. The aim of organising this competition is to encourage individual producers,...