History of the Olive

At Heaven, as known as “Tree of Life” , where the olives are growing; it has been known and appreciated since about 8000 years by mankind.
Olive; a fruit of heaven, the leaves are the symbol of victory and peace. In the flood of Noah, the dove returning with an olive branch in his mouth was counted as a sign and gospel about the end of the flood.
According to the narratives, it is known that the first motherland of olive is Mesopotamia. The olive has found the best ecological conditions in the Mediterranean climate zone and it is called “The Civilization of the Olive”.
Near the Gemlik shores and the Marmara region, the world’s best quality and delicious table olives are grown.

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