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Interview - Tasmanian Country Hour - 28 June 2017

I get so excited about olives and olive oil, and I love opportunities to share this, so I was thrilled to have Nick Bosley-Pask from ABC Radio Hobart visit again last week.   127 more words


Italy’s Liquid Gold Rush - The Olive Harvest

In our area, northern Lazio, busy season is October into November. The weather is cooling off as we head into autumn and there’s satisfaction to be had from the last burst of hard work for the year. 1,418 more words

Living In Italy

HARVEST TIME - a poem by Michael J. Whelan


A 155mm shell

fired from northern Israel

collides with an orchard

in south Lebanon

villages shake

landscapes awake

and echoes

rush the wadii… 103 more words


Olive Harvest

So the time has come to harvest our olives, exciting…and a little bit daunting!  It’s a serious business here in Granada, almost a way of life!   658 more words


Palestinian Olive Harvest

Yesterday there was lots of rain. It started before lunch and carried on till early evening when it turned to sleet and briefly to flurries of light snow. 212 more words


Poem for Palestine: As Far As The Eye Can See

In my previous post I wrote about just one of the many stories I heard and distressing sights I saw while in Palestine last autumn. 165 more words