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Absa awards the top olive oils in SA for 2018

Absa has recognised and awarded top locally produced extra virgin olive oils since 2013. Being an Absa Top 10 winner is a remarkable achievement for winning producers and an award in this competition is confirmation that their oils are of the highest quality.

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Ellen Segopa – on the road to great things

Ellen Segopa is one of those people that will quietly take over the world and make a good job of it. Like most children, Ellen dreamt far and wide about what she wanted to become and only in high school realised that science is her career home.

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SA Olive Gold Winner: Tokara Estate

Following the announcement of the 2017 #SAOliveAwards & #AbsaTop10 Olive Oils Awards in South Africa, we are presenting a series of interviews with each Gold winning producer.

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Absa Top 10 – A Message from our Sponsor

If you weren’t able to attend the Absa Top 10 Awards Luncheon, here is the message from our Sponsor by Diane Moor, Communications Manager Absa.

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Chairman’s Speech at the SA Olive Awards 2017

If you didn’t attend the SA Olive Awards evening on the 24th of August 2017, here’s SA Olive Chairman, Nick Wilkinson’s message to the SA olive industry that night:

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The characteristics of an Olive Tree

The cultivated olive is a broad-leafed evergreen tree having the ability to survive highly unfavourable semi-arid conditions and capable of living to more than a thousand years old.

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South Africa’s Best Olive Oils Announced – 2016

The 2016 SA Olive Awards Results.

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Linda Costa shares her research on South African EVOO with FST Magazine

“We are still discovering novel health benefits resulting from the consumption of extra-virgin olive oil,

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