Mossgrove Olive Grove

    Producing high quality 'olio novello' olive oil.

    Our Trial Planting

    olives-mossgrove-01A trial planting was established at MossGrove in 2000. The initial planting consisted of twenty plants each of Frantoio (Italy), Manzanillo (Spain), and Kalamon (Greece).  After a 5 year trial the Frantoio have proven to be best suited to our cool, wet climate.
    Pest and diseases are limited to Olive Lace Bug and Peacock Spot, easily controlled with safe organic products.