“In the province of Imperia crazy climate it has encouraged the spread of the fly oil, reducing the harvest by more than 50%.” Repubblica.it begins an article devoted to the crisis that is affecting the oil market Ligurian. The persistent heat and lack of rain have given a serious blow to the whole of bringing in parts of Liguria a decline in production by 60%. Worried, we went to check the current status of the situation: the quality of the oil is not changed, the excellence of the olives is not discussed even at a time like this, but the amount of the finished product is much lower than the average previous years older.

We’ll try to keep you informed on the development of the situation, our team is in contact with local producers. We take the opportunity to give you some fantastic shots of the three countries located in the hinterland of Imperia: Bussana Vecchia, Dolceacqua and Apricale. Three pearls to discover and visit.

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