Dying trees: Olive oil byproduct is threatening the environment

Improper disposal of Alpechín - an acidic byproduct generated during olive oil production - is wreaking havoc on Israel's trees.Shoshana Miskin, 12/7/2015, 4:52 PM

8,000-Year-Old Olive Oil Discovered in Galilee

Researchers find oldest evidence of olive oil usage in Israel and likely in entire Middle East at Lower Galilee excavation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/17/2014, 11:49 AM

Israel Land Fund Calls on Investors to 'Redeem' Western Galilee

Israel Land Fund project encourages Jewish investment in western Galilee area recently re-zoned for development before the prices soar.Ari Yashar, 2/5/2014, 2:19 PM

Rabbinate Battles 'Phony' Unkosher Olive Oils

The Chief Rabbinate issues warnings on specific brands of olive oil that consumers should avoid, for kashrut and other reasons.David Lev, 11/18/2013, 6:20 PM

Study: Olive Oil, Nuts Dietary Keys to Cut Heart Risks

A Mediterranean diet rich in olive oil, nuts, fish, fruit, legumes and wine reduced the risk of heart attacks and strokes by 30 percent. , 2/27/2013, 11:57 AM

Byzantine-Era Industrial Olive Press Found

Impressive olive press discovered north of Tel Aviv. Archeological park may be created.Gil Ronen, 8/7/2012, 5:49 PM