TRAINING SHAPE WHICH DIFFERS FROM OTHER VASE SHAPES IN THAT THERE IS NO TRUNK, MERELY A STUMP. THE SKELETON OF THE TREE IS MADE UP OF THREE SCAFFOLD BRANCHES ORIENTED TOWARDS THE ANGLES OF AN EQUILATERAL TRIANGLE. THE BRANCHES GROW INITIALLY AT AN ANGLE, THEN MORE OR LESS STRAIGHTENING OUT. THE SECOND BRANCHES INSERT INTO THE PRIMARY BRANCHES, FORMING THREE PYRAMIDAL STRUCTURES WITH THE SAME AIM AS THE POLYCONICAL VASE SHAPE. OVERALL THE TREE LOOKS LIKE A WIDE BUSH OPEN AT THE CENTRE.
Videoconference with Sudan
Madrid - Khartum / 21.10.2021
Continuing its policy of reaching out to countries interested in engaging in olive growing, the Executive Secretariat of the International Olive Council held a video conference on 18 October 2021 with officials from the...
IOC mission in Pakistan
Islamabad / 20.10.2021
The International Olive Council will send a diplomatic mission to Pakistan in the coming days. The delegation will be led by Executive Director Abdellatif Ghedira, who will be accompanied by Mounir Fourati, Head of the...