Old World Ideals with a New World Vision
SA Olive is committed to a healthy lifestyle for all South Africans
SA Olive is an association that represents the common interests of the South African Olive industry
Important Dates & News

SA OLIVE COMPETITION

Closing date for entries:
29 Jul 2016
Samples to be delivered:
3-4 Aug 2016
Judging of entries:
16-22 Aug 2016
SA Olive Awards Dinner:
1 Sept 2016
ABSA Top 5 Awards Luncheon:
27 Sept 2016

COURSES AND WORKSHOPS

SA Olive olive oil tasting course:
10-12 Aug 2016
Experienced tasters refresher course:
15 Aug 2016


FIELD DAYS

To be confirmed

 

BOARD AND FORUM MEETINGS

26 July 2016

Table Olive Forum:  09h00–10h00

Olive Oil Forum: 10h30–12h30

Board Meeting: 13h30 –

 

21 November 2016

Table Olive Forum:  09h00–10h00

Olive Oil Forum: 10h30–12h30

Board Meeting: 13h30 –


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FIELD DAY TECHNICAL CD (DVD format)
Containing presentations from recent field days as well as photos of technical interest.
Cost: R150 for non members, R100 members (postage incl. South Africa only).
Contact the Secretariat at info@saolive.co.za.


EXTRA VIRGINITY: THE SUBLIME AND SCANDALOUS WORLD OF OLIVE OIL

BY TOM MUELLER
A story of globalization, deception, and crime in the food industry from ancient times to the present. Tom Mueller has become the world's expert on olive oil and olive oil fraud. Click here to read more


OLIVE PRODUCTION IN SOUTH AFRICA

BY CARLO COSTA
This manual is available from ARC Infruitec-Nietvoorbij, Private Bag X5013 Stellenbosch 7599,
Tel No: 021 809-3100 or Fax No: 021 809-3400.


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SA Olive Competition

ANNUAL COMPETITION
The SA Olive Competition is held annually to award the finest of that year's vintage. Entries are judged by an internationally accredited organoleptic tasting panel.

”The South African consumer is increasingly aware of the high quality of locally produced olive oils and keeps a close eye on the results of this competition,” says Andries Rabie, SA Olive Oil Forum chairperson.

SA Olive invites all members to enter the 2016 SA Olive Competition. Herewith the 2016 Competition entry form and Rules and Regulations.


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