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The Situation and Problems of Olive Nursery in Turkey

Our country is the 5th largest olive producer in the world with the number of approximately 100 million trees, followed by Spain, Italy, Greece and Tunisia. although it is a country, it is desired in terms of efficiency and quality

Doç. Dr. Mücahit Taha Özkaya
Olive Academy

he did not reach the position. There are many factors that cause this. One of them is that new gardens are not established with high-quality and productive varieties towards the name.

Considering that about 80% of our current olive tree existence consists of very old trees, it is necessary to establish new olive gardens with more intensive tree planting of our olive cultivation, called modern olive cultivation. During the establishment of new gardens, it is necessary to establish registered ones from new varieties or types obtained as a result of selection from existing varieties with seedlings.

Doç. Dr. Mücahit Taha Özkaya


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