Archive for the 'General Infos' Category

30 Jan

Olives Joke

McQuillan walked into a bar and ordered martini after martini, each time removing the olives and placing them in a jar. When the jar was filled with olives and all the drinks consumed, the Irishman started to leave. “Excuse me,” said a customer, who was puzzled over what McQuillan had done. “What was that all […]

27 Jan

Zeytindostu: Friends of the olive

By Rasheeda Bhagat, “Though it is said that olives will not grow in India, I do not believe that this is true. India is a huge country with very different kinds of climate and I believe the climate of Rajasthan can produce olives.” It began just as an Internet chat by a Turkish journalist who […]

25 Jan

Montenegro: Museum of olives under Rumija

The realization of the project named “House of olives” – museum of olive growing has begun in Old Bar. The museum will include the exhibits from the past of the olive growing under Rumija, as well as the sales space for the most quality products made of olive. The patron of the project is USAID […]

14 Jan


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10 Jan

Do green and black olives grow on the same trees?

Green olives are picked before they are ripe, and black olives when they are ripe. Black olives are on the tree longer than green ones. The green olive has a firmer texture than the black olive. Green olives must be stored in brine so they will not taste bitter. According to the California Rare Fruit […]