Uzbekistan inquires about International Olive Council membership

The current Chair of the IOC, Mr George Svanidze, met with the Minister of Agriculture of the Republic of Uzbekistan in February, who expressed his country’s willingness to join the IOC. A few weeks later, the Executive Secretariat received official correspondence from the Uzbek Embassy inquiring about the […]

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Milan International Olive Oil Award: first edition

MIOOA 2020, Regulation, Application form, Product data sheet, Producer data sheet The MIOOA first edition: great opportunity to participate. All the extra virgin olive oils in competition will be subjected to a completely blind tasting by a panel of expert professional tasters from the world’s oldest tasting school, […]

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Technical Cooperation and training

An example of Ioc activities are the national missions and training sessions that meet the specific needs of our member countries, and the international seminars and training sessions that take place with the aim of improving and harmonising the scientific and technical knowledge of Ioc members.

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Olive oil germplasm banks

The synergy between olive growing, olive oil technology and the environment is integrated in IOC technical cooperation and training activities which link various protection strategies for the sustainable development and preservation of olive resources

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Mario Solinas: deadline extende

The international competition for extra virgin olive oils leading to the Mario Solinas Quality Award of the International Olive Council (IOC) is based on Decision No DEC-1/82IV/00, which the Council adopted on 8 June 2000. Its chief objective is to select the extra virgin olive oils entered for […]

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