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Geoff Crawford
Do olives like drought?

Do olives like drought?

Everyone knows (somehow) that olives live in dry conditions.  So when there is a drought the assumption is....

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Geoff Crawford
Do I Need To Wash My Olives

Do I Need To Wash My Olives

Yes, no , wait, maybe yes wash those olives, but when? how much washing? When googling a recipe for how to cure olives you can get a thousand different best ways, all profess to be THE way to cure olives... but really? are they all right? and do they all work? The answer is simple, yes they are all correct processing techniques, and they all do work, but what you really need to know is: what one is going to work for me? Do you want to prick or slice each olive before curing, do you want to change the water...

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Geoff Crawford
Why Assess Olive Size

Why Assess Olive Size

Every year throughout the growing season we regularly measure the growth of the olives. This is done by.....

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Geoff Crawford
When Do I Pick My Olives

When Do I Pick My Olives

I'll attempt to summarise the process into a decision making points.  You will then be in control of when to pick your olives!

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