Area farmers betting on olives
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A YUMA-AREA FARMER is growing dwarf olive trees on trellises to aid in harvesting of the olives.
Photo Courtesy of Glenn Wright/UA Yuma Ag Center
Area farmers betting on olives.
In the constant search for new crops that fit the area and fill a niche market, a handful of growers in the desert Southwest are turning their attention to an ancient agricultural product with a promising new future.With Americans in pursuit of healthier living, there's a growing dema. Read Area farmers betting on olives...