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COOC Educational Videos
Using the links below, watch these educational videos to learn more about the COOC, the olive oil industry in California, how extra virgin olive oil is produced and get great new ideas and tips to choose an extra virgin olive oil and use it at home in your kitchen.
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COOC: March 2019
COOC: May 2018
COOC: January 2017
California Olive Oil Council Marks 25th Anniversary as Industry Leader
COOC: October 2015
Record-Breaking Production Forecast for 2015-16
COOC: April 2011
Tips for Buying Real Extra Virgin Olive Oil
US Davis Olive Center Press Release: April 2011
Quality of Imported Extra Virgin Olive Oil Often Unreliable, Study Finds