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The olive, known by the botanical name Olea europaea, me...

wikipedia - 10 Nov 2016
The olive, known by the botanical name Olea europaea, meaning "European olive", is a species of small tree in the family Oleaceae, found in the Mediterranean Basin from Portugal to the Levant, the Arabian Peninsula, and southern Asia as far east as China, as well as the Canary Islands, Mauritius and Réunion. The species is cultivated in many places and considered naturalized in all the countries of the Mediterranean coast, as well as in Argentina, Saudi Arabia, Java, Norfolk Island, California

'Lucky Dog' host to appear at CASA event

Jefferson City News Tribune - 21 Oct 2018
The Olive experiment is one that is succeeding — wildly beyond anyone's expectations. Olive, the tiny poodle-mix who was trained to socialize with and calm children appearing in court during Cole County Court children's dockets, has embraced her ...

Protecting Olive Trees From Above

Discover Magazine - 19 Oct 2018
Europe's olive trees are suffering. The culprit — Xylella fastidiosa, a devastating bacterium that's common in the Americas — can infect up to 350 different plant species. The pathogen made its way across the pond only recently. Farmers in Europe ...

Settlers Steal Palestinian Olive Harvest in Nablus

International Middle East Media Center - 20 Oct 2018
Israeli settlers attacked Palestinian farmers and olive harvesters in Burin village, southern occupied Nablus City, on Saturday. WAFA reported that a group of Israeli settlers threw rocks at Palestinian farmers while they were picking olives on their ...

Celebrate Fair Trade Month With Coffee, Tea, And Olive Oil

Forbes - 18 Oct 2018
Earlier this week we shared some fun fair trade kitchen accessories to help celebrate Fair Trade Month. Most people who first hear about fair trade think about coffee and tea so, with that in mind, we wanted to highlight some additional fair trade ...

Autumn Apple Olive Oil Cake Great for Snacking

PBS - 18 Oct 2018
I do realize that I gave you all an apple recipe last week and now here were are looking at a recipe full of apples. BUT I have a reason for this. My friend Billy went apple picking over the weekend for a cute Instagram moment and brought me a big ...

Olive Thomas – The Ghost of the New Amsterdam Theatre

NY1 - 21 Oct 2018
Frank DiLella heads to the historic New Amsterdam Theatre to talk about its most famous tenant. No, not Disney's “Aladdin,” – the ghost of former Ziegfeld Follies showgirl Olive Thomas, who still haunts to space. Plus, Rachelle Rak shares her favorite ...

Yale blows by Olive in mercy rule

Stillwater News Press - 19 Oct 2018
YALE – With an all-around dominating performance against Olive on Thursday night, Yale High moved closer to a shot at the District B-7 Championship. After the game, Yale coach Johnny Ray told his players that the final two regular season games will be ...

Greece losing place in olive oil exports to Canada

Greek City Times (press release) (blog) - 20 Oct 2018
Greece has lost its premier place in olive oil exports to Canada coming in second in the period of 2013-2016, whilst in 2017 it lost two places to Spain and Tunisia. The news was published in a document by the Consulate General of Greece in Toronto ...

Ripe Rewards: Olives

Sonoma West - 18 Oct 2018
One ingredient so important to cooking, especially now, is good olive oil. It is remarkable that some of the best olive oils are from right here in Sonoma County, although it makes sense, for olives are a fall stone fruit that require Mediterranean ...

Olive Harrisson: Story of unsung gardener revealed

BBC News - 14 Oct 2018
The story first came to light in a box of archives held by the Royal Horticultural Society. The mysterious Miss Harrisson had come top in exams on the principles of horticulture - but wasn't allowed to claim her prize of a scholarship at the RHS ...

JL Lomax Students Visit Georgia Olive Farm - 19 Oct 2018
Because of the overall monetary and mathematical relationship of this unit, the teacher, set up a field trip to the Georgia Olive Farms in Lakeland Georgia, where students could learn about agricultural job opportunities that come from growing one type ...

UK's May Urges Europe to Use Creativity to Break Brexit Impasse

Wall Street Journal - 17 Oct 2018
BRUSSELS—Brexit negotiations looked set to drag on for weeks after British Prime Minister Theresa May urged her European Union counterparts to get creative in resolving the final obstacles to a deal. With negotiations stuck over how to avoid the ...

Spartans' second-half surge leads to 2-1 win over Mount Olive

New Jersey Herald - 19 Oct 2018
SPARTA -- A scoreless first half was followed up by three goals in the second half, two coming from the feet of the Spartans to give them the 2-1 edge over Mount Olive on Thursday afternoon at Sparta High School. Anya Helmer and Kate Mazzella scored ...

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