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Saturday, October 6, 2007

Olive Harvest

It is time for the olive harvest in northern California. The trees are loaded this year. Corning calls itself the "Olive City". Click the picture for a close up view of the branches heavy with olives. Olives are one of the few crops left that are picked by hand. California’s 2007 olive crop forecast is 112.0 thousand tons, more than 4 times larger than last year’s crop.

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