JAPAN HOSTS 4th SOL D’ORO SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE THE VERONAFIERE- SOL&AGRIFOOD COMPETITION ENSURES WORLDWIDE PROMOTION OF QUALITY CULTURE FOR EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL (EVOO)

Scheduled in Osaka 11-15 September 2017   Producers south of the Equator have until 6 September to send samples. Two different labels can be entered in the Extra Virgin Category, which is divided in turn into:   intense, medium and light fruit. The agreement between Veronafiere and Intex Osaka also envisages the presentation and guided a…

Q & A: Olive & Olive Oil Competitions… What shows should I enter?

“I am a boutique grower in Southern Highlands and wonder if you can point me in the right direction of how to enter my oil for shows and medals?  I am just starting to sell my oil. Kind regards, Louise” ___________________________________________ There are many options for entering shows in Australia and Internationally.  Depending on what…

The taste of success for Olive Producers of Rosemary and Thyme!

Homeleigh Olive Grove, from Hall ACT, has taken out best flavoured oil at this year’s Royal Canberra Extra Virgin Olive Oil Show. Their delightful Rosemary and Thyme Extra Virgin Olive Oil won the best oil in the flavoured oil class of the show. Homeleigh also won a silver medal for their truly opulent White truffle…

“Best Oil of Show” 2011 awarded to Cradle Coast Olives!

From Abbotsham, Tasmania… Cradle Coast Olives can certainly be proud for winning the most prestigious National Award, the “Best Oil of Show”.  With around 400 trees the O’Neill’s are delighted to have the fruit’s of their labour to win for 2 years running now! Considering there were over 220 entries from all areas of Australia. Congratulations…