Tuesday, 21 September 2021
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60,000 years ago
When, like they ask themselves the first olive trees appeared well?
It is likely that it is in the Mediterranean region thousands of years ago
Olive trees has given. Kimi on Euböa were fossilized leaves
olea of type of attention found in Provence and in countries of North Africa
There is evidence that that the olive tree is also transported
had been. The oldest finding fills us with amazement.
He comes from the Aegean Islands, Santorini and Nisyros where Mr
Professor Evangelos Velitselos has found fossilized olive leaves,.
dating back the 50-60,000 years. Agricultural scientists have
determined that it was cultivated trees. As ancestor
of our cultivated olive tree is the variety of the still well-known,
Wild olive tree, the one on Crete, the Peloponnese, and in
other areas of southern Greece, and in North Africa, Asia minor
and elsewhere still encounters.

Source: Nikos & Maria Psilakis: olive oil, the culture of the olive, Crete, 2000


You will find again every Friday from 8-13:00 in Linz on the town square (farmer's market) us, Friday afternoon from 14:30 18:00 in Ottensheim on Pfarrplatz (farmer's market) and Saturday from 08:00 12:00 on the main square in Freistadt(Bauernmarkt) and in some shops, and through our online-shop

Koumadorakis olive oil Crete

GR-73001 Sarakina, Paleohora, Crete
TEL.: (0030) 6946158809
(0030) 6951947882
(0043) 664 4455158

email: info@olivenoel.gr
Web: www.olivenoel.gr

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