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The olive trees are among the oldest cultivated trees in the world.


The olive branch was a symbol of peace, wisdom and victory.


- At the Olympic Games, you present the winners with a wreath of olive branches.


The olive fruit was a symbol of blessing, knowledge, and a root of religious and other ceremonies in ancient times.


Since the Minoan years, the olive fruit has been processed and olive oil has been obtained, which was then stored in clay pots and amphorae.


The olive oil was used:


O  In the manufacture of perfumes

O  In medicine as a remedy for various diseases

O  In everyday life as a basic product for nutrition

O  For the lighting

O  For heating

O  When preserving

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