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Q&As Olive Tree

Why Olive trees cannot be grown from seeds? Olive trees can be grown from seeds. However, the propagation by seed is not recommended for commercial use, because the varieties of […]

Olive Tree Pests and Diseases

Olive Tree Diseases and Pests

Most olive tree diseases are caused by bacteria, viruses and fungi. Crown Gal Crown Gal is caused by the bacterium Agrobacterium tumefaciens and it usually concerns young trees. The most […]

How and When to harvest Olives

Harvesting Olives

Olive Tree Harvest – Production Yield of Olive Trees   There is a great debate on the optimum harvest time for olives. It depends greatly on weather conditions, olive tree […]

How to prune Olive Trees

Olive Tree Pruning

How to prune olive trees   As it happens in the vast majority of fruit trees, the olive tree reacts positively to pruning. We prune the olive tree in order […]

Olive Tree Water Requirements

Olive Tree Water Requirements

How to irrigate Olive Trees – Olive Farm Irrigation Methods   The olive tree is resistant to drought, but responds greatly to the supply of water by any method. Well […]

Olive Tree Fertilizer Recommendations

Olive Tree Fertilizer Requirements

How to fertilize Olive trees – Olive Farm Fertilization   It was previously believed that the olive tree was suitable for poor and dry soils and could give medium yields […]

How to plant Olive Trees

Planting Olive Trees

Olive Farm Establishment – Olive Tree Planting and Spacing – Number of Olive Trees per Acre   As far as the seedlings are concerned, farmers generally prefer those aged at […]

Olive Tree Soil Conditions

Olive Tree Soil Requirements

The success of an olive grove depends on the natural environment, the selection of suitable field and varieties and the application of appropriate cultivation techniques. Olive farms that are installed […]

Olive Tree Climate Conditions

Olive Tree Climate – Temperature Requirements

The Olive tree thrives in areas with Mediterranean climate, where mild winters are followed by sunny springs and hot summers. The areas where olive trees are cultivated for commercial use […]

Olive Tree Propagation - Olive Tree Pollination

Olive Tree Propagation and Pollination

Olive Tree Propagation The propagation of olive tree by seed and asexually is relatively easy. The propagation by seed is not recommended for commercial use, because the varieties of olives […]

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