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16:38

Travel

A Portugal road trip insider guide

Andrew Forbes

...de Castro Marim Nature Reserve, adjacent to Vila Real de Santo António, is a landscape of marshes not only rich in wildlife but salt too. ‘Salmarim’ is one of the few remaining family-owned artisan companies that still harvest salt naturally (relying on

16:39

Travel

Getting to know the neighbours

ANDREW FORBES

'Calcada Portuguesa' squares, promenades and pavements. For an original experience, enjoy a visit to the nearby salt marshes of the Sapal de Castro Marim Nature Reserve. Salmarin is a family-owned business that continues to harvest the flor de sal from

15:01

Opinion

Record grape harvest - for what?

ANDREW J. LINN

It never rains but it pours. Or, if you prefer, it's the Paddy factor. What should have been one of Spain's record grape harvests will never happen as planned, due to the Covid-19 effect. Usually a bumper harvest would mean millions more bottles to ... alcohol or leaving them on the vine to rot. Potentially the 2020 harvest would have resulted in a fifth more wine than previous years, but restaurant sales have fallen by 65% and exports by half since the start of the pandemic. In many regions, such as

13:48

Local

Grape harvest begins but the future is uncertain

Eugenio Cabezas

...uncomfortable and the workers say it is "horrible" to have to wear one for more than eight hours of hard labour. On slopes as steep as 45 degrees, which are difficult to climb even for the donkeys and mules they use to transport the harvest, these men use ... denominations of origin. The growers say they expect the quality to be good or very good, and a production of around four million kilos. Calendar The grape harvest began almost in unison in the Norte, Axarquía and Montes areas on 27, 28 and 29 July, picking ... the Morisco, Alexandria and Merlot varieties respectively. These were the usual dates for the harvest to start, and not significantly early compared with previous campaigns. According to a statement from the regulatory council for these

18:11

Opinion

Harvest

POLLY RODGER BROWN

Mid July in rural England is harvest. I grew up in rural Suffolk. As a child I and my siblings played all summer long in the fields of gold and the quiet lanes near our home. As we prepared to go back to school the long warm days were broken by a ... brief frenzy of activity - the annual grain harvest. For a couple of weeks the narrow country roads became lodged with rumbling tractors and huge combine harvesters which we were fascinated with. The wheat fields we had played in were dotted with stacks ... different. In the Axarquía the local crops of olives, almonds and more recently avocados were all harvested in the winter months when the hillsides around us reverberated with noisy farm machinery. Only the relatively modest grape harvest or vendimia marked

14:48

Local

Lux Mundi appeals for food donations for Harvest Festival

Jennie Rhodes

Lux Mundi will be holding Harvest Festival services in both Torre del Mar and Fuengirola centres in October. The Torre del Mar service will take place on 6 October at 11am and in Fuengirola it will take place on 27 October, at 8pm. Lux Mundi is

13:39

Local

Thirty-five per cent drop in Malaga's mango harvest in 2019 due to natural flux

A. P.

Malaga province's mango harvest officially finished last week with 23,645 tonnes of the sub tropical fruit being registered since the season began in August. Picking reaches a peak September and October. The results are 35 per cent down on 2018 ... issues also contributed to the smaller harvest. The crop has tripled over the last decade.

13:10

What to do

Coín celebrates the orange harvest

Tony Bryant

...coincides with the harvest of the local oranges. This popular festival is the best time to taste drinks, savoury dishes and desserts made with the famous oranges of Coín. The event serves to promote tourism in the town, highlighting local gastronomy,

14:31

LifeStyle

Pumpkins as big as Cinderella's carriage

ALEKK M. SAANDERS

...cultivate pumpkins or want to 'have a go'. Many people started growing vegetables at home during the lockdown. Vegetable growing keeps you busy and is therapeutic. In addition it is literally very fruitful. Manuel, tell me about this year's harvest. My

14:21

Opinion

Is wine tourism worthwhile?

ANDREW J. LINN

...in what must be a substantial number of purchases from the bodega shop, and the income makes it worthwhile. Outside the frenetic weeks of the grape harvest, it is easy to die of boredom in a bodega. There is little to do, and even the most reticent

11:19

LifeStyle

Harvest moon(s)

Ken Campbell

Usually the full moon that occurs closest to the Autumn Equinox is christened the Harvest Moon. For the first time in many years we have two full moons that can claim the title, as the last full moon occurred on 6 September and so both are more or less ... equal distance from the equinox that occurred on 21 September. The Harvest Moon usually rises a little earlier than other full moons simply because it is so close to the equinox when the earth has 12 hours of day and 12 hours of night. This early ... rising traditionally helped farmers with extra light so that they could continue gathering crops later into the evening. The Harvest Moon usually appears a red or orange in colour as it rises. This has nothing to do with the moon itself, it is because

13:12

Local

Coín dresses all in orange once again

Fernando Torres

Coín held its annual 'Fiesta de la Naranja' last Sunday. Besides celebrating the town's orange harvest, there was also plenty of opportunity to taste other local produce, such as bread, cured sausages, pastries and dishes with oranges in of

10:49

Local

Axarquía winery celebrates sales growth and successful harvest

agustín peláez

The Jorge Ordóñez winery, based near Almáchar in the Axarquía, has completed this year’s grape harvest with a total of 350,000 kilos of grapes collected, making 200,000 litres of wine. The production of the increasingly popular sparkling Botani ... moscatel (Botani Espumoso and Botani Muscat) wine has increased and to celebrate its fourth anniversary the bodega has given the bottle shape and design a new look while retaining its iconic biznaga flower on the label. What makes the grape harvest of

13:49

Local

Thieves caught with 223 kilos of fruit as mango harvest season gets underway across Malaga province

Agustín Peláez

As the mango harvest gets underway across Malaga and Granada provinces, four youths have already been caught stealing the exotic fruit from farms in the village of Benamargosa in the Axarquía. Two people were stopped by police officers while driving ... recent years. According to Asaja, more than 20,000 tonnes of the fruit are expected to be picked this season, slightly exceeding 2016’s harvest, bringing around 25 million euros into the area. In Malaga the average price for a kilo of mangoes at this

10:56

LifeStyle

Dry and hot autumn stunts mushroom growth

SUSANA ZAMORA

...already reached the end of their season”, explains Rafael Picón, president of the Portugalete Mycological Society. In spite of everything, experts believe that when the season ends, sometime in spring, the mushroom harvest should be similar to that of ... boletus and amanita Caesar's harvest but, if it rains, we could salvage the situation with other species”, indicated the president of the mycological society in Cadiz.

17:40

Local

Olive production in Andalucía could be 10 per cent lower next year

SUR

Food cooperatives in Andalucía are expecting the 2017-2018 olive harvest to be at least 10 per cent lower than that of the previous season, during which 1,052,054 tonnes have been collected in Andalucía and 1,282,028 in the country as a whole. A ... next season's harvest could be 20 per cent lower than the 503,538 tonnes collected this year. Cordoba is expected to produce about 270,000 tonnes again, and in Granada there could be 25 to 30 per cent less compared with the 108,557 tonnes this year. In ... Seville, a reduction of only five per cent is expected compared with the 96,295 tonnes this season. Finally, if the forecasts are correct, Malaga will harvest 30 per cent more olives than the 46,836 tonnes picked this year.

11:21

Education

The best secondary stories

...poems The best primary stories Ominously, no one comes, as steel-edged clouds begin to gather. Poisonous rain begins to fall, the arrogance of man captured in water. Man thought they would harvest, control, own nature. They thought nature

14:49

Opinion

Mostly losers

ANDREW J. LINN

...matters - most bodegas have their cellars stocked with the wine from last year's harvest that has not yet been sold. Assuming the sun continues to shine, there will be a 2020 harvest from July on, so where is that wine going to be stored? If this year's

15:19

LifeStyle

Wine o'clock in Manilva

Ash Bolton

Thousands of wine fans descended on Manilva for the town's 40th annual Manilva Grape Harvest Festival last weekend. The town was full to bursting as a feria-like atmosphere saw live music, food stalls and impromptu bars line the town's main ... treading of the grapes started in Plaza de la Vendimia, with the first wine of the year being poured out to hundreds of locals. The three-day festival traditionally signals the end of the grape harvest.

15:00

Opinion

New drinking patterns

ANDREW J. LINN

...calculate accurately what future sales will be, difficult with a supply chain working at half efficiency. The coming 2020 grape harvest will be crucial and there are even doubts that sufficient labour will be available. Virus-hit Italy depends on exports of

17:48

National

Beer industry supports 80,000 jobs in Andalucía, report says

JOSÉ LUIS PIEDRA

...across the region. Some 60,000 hectares of land in Andalucía is used to grow crops of barley, the data shows, with an annual harvest yielding 250,000 tonnes. The different brewers in the association produced 850 million litres of beer in Andalucía last

10:39

LifeStyle

Malaga university produces its own olive oil

sur

The initiative to make use of the olives on the trees growing on the Teatinos campus of Malaga University resulted in a harvest of 275 kilogrammes collected by the students and teachers. It was turned into 42 litres of 'Aceite UMA' at the Ayala

10:10

What to do

Grape Expectations for three days in Manilva

ash bolton

Wine fans are getting ready to stomp on some grapes for the 40th Manilva Grape Harvest Festival this weekend. The festival was founded in the 1960s and is one of the most important events of the year in Manilva. Hundreds of wine enthusiasts from ... across the region will descend on the festival, which also features flamenco, wine tasting, live music and the famous treading of the grapes. The festival traditionally signals the end of the grape harvest (or ‘vendimia’ in Spanish) and starts at 10pm

12:05

LifeStyle

Growing ecological fruit with passion

AGUSTÍN PELÁEZ

...bear fruit in just four months," he says, while explaining that after each harvest the plant is pruned and it produces again. "The purple variety has an acidic taste and is in great demand in Europe, where it can reach 20 euros per kilo," he added. ... Asia. The Spanish harvest has the advantage that it requires less energy expended in transport compared to other origins, so it is something that is highly valued by distribution chains," he says. As far as pests are concerned, passion vines are

20:10

Local

The olive industry needs workers

AGUSTÍN PELÁEZ

...find anyone to pick the olives during this latest harvest and it has become a major problem for many, especially those with small farms. Many are now offering higher wages in order to ensure their harvest gets picked. "Not even in the years of the ... be a good olive harvest this year, in Spain and abroad. This increase in supply is making many people think that the price of oil will go down, so they wanted to harvest the olives early," he says. This has led to a shortage of experienced pickers in ... many places in Andalucía, but Bellido hopes things will improve once the earliest harvesting has been completed and the teams are free to work elsewhere. Hard work and you need to be fit Mechanisation of the olive harvest has marked a before and

14:02

Local

Low citrus prices are placing growers in a difficult situation

AGUSTÍN PELÁEZ

50 members, who produce oranges, mandarins, lemons and grapefruit in the Guadalhorce Valley. He says the present situation is disastrous for producers because prices are so low, but "we are still collecting the harvest, not because it is profitable

20:15

What to do

A celebration of wine in Mollina

JAVIER ALMELLONES

harvest and pay tribute to the local wine-making tradition. This year, the festival will be from Friday 8 to Sunday 10 September in this village on the Antequera plain. The grape harvest will be in full swing, as it normally finishes around the end of

17:30

LifeStyle

"Insects will be the food of the future"

ESPERANZA PELÁEZ

...is used with all controls and guarantees. So far there has been no problem and it can mean the difference between harvest or famine. This technology is saving thousands of lives in the field of medicine as it is used in the production of insulin. With

13:49

Local

The return of an olive oil tradition

AGUSTÍN PELÁEZ

If you fancy producing your own olive oil, you don't have to own a mill. You can just take your annual olive harvest, or part of it, to a factory for processing and then return home with your very own oil a few hours later. Actually, this is nothing ... their olives again, something they had given up. In fact, more and more people are now expressing a desire to produce oil from their own olives, but for their own consumption, not to sell. “Some years when the olive harvest has been particularly good ... something positive for a good extra virgin olive oil,” says Adrián. Most of the mills in Malaga province have not yet begun pressing olives. Finca La Torre, which is the first to start, celebrated its first day of harvest on Wednesday this week. This mill,

16:04

Sport

The inquest begins

Rob Palmer

harvest came the barren years. He doesn't have the power to insist on significant signings. I very much doubt that when he asked for a back-up striker in the winter, he expected Kevin Prince Boateng would be recruited. If Valverde suggested the

12:06

Local

Top local speciality olive oil maker starts selling in Middle East

AGUSTÍN PELÁEZ

...that way, some 50 per cent of the production. The producer, which is owned by a Swiss company, is run by agricultural engineer Víctor Pérez and grows its olive crop on some 33,000 trees. The harvest is normally in October finishing a month later,

13:17

Interesting animal behaviour

PETER HARRISON

Lee came up with a solution and captured thirty geckos which relished the harvest of insects. That was in 2010 and when we were in New Zealand recently the insect problem had been resolved. Some people in Spain keep pet geckos to keep insects down.

21:24

LifeStyle

A guiri's guide to extra virgin olive oil

Jennie Rhodes

...government, the Junta de Andalucía, the rainy spring, combined with summer temperatures remaining relatively low, mean that the 2018-2019 harvest is expected to result in a 6.7 per cent increase on 2017-2018 and be 20 per cent higher than the average over the ... while at first the idea of picking their own olives seemed "very romantic" he and his family soon learned that it was "really hard work", so while they still do a lot of it on their own, they also employ two local men to help them during the harvest

12:25

LifeStyle

Wild Rhea

Denise Bush

...on the branches and are difficult to harvest as they tend to disintegrate easily when ripe. They are very colourful and will stay on the shrub for a long period unless eaten by birds. The fruits of Wild Rhea are used to flavour dishes and also in

18:19

LifeStyle

Winemakers in the trenches

A. J. LINN

The year 2017 was not good for winemakers. The European grape harvest was poor because of drought conditions, and forest fires in Napa and Galicia left bodegas and vineyards nothing more than charred ruins. In both places there are wine producers

14:28

LifeStyle

Coín celebrates annual orange festival with local gastronomy

Tony Bryant COÍN

harvest of the local oranges. The festival serves to promote tourism in the town and focuses on local gastronomy, handmade pottery, ceramics and artisan products typical of Coín. Visitors were invited to sample homemade dishes like the potato, cod and

13:14

LifeStyle

Ten unusual products from Malaga province

JAVIER ALMELLONES / DENISE BUSH

(acebuche). Aceites Mudéjar produce just 400 litres of this oil every year as it is difficult to find and harvest the olives, resulting in an oil that has higher nutritional properties than extra virgin olive oil and a higher price too.

15:53

LifeStyle

The hidden treasure of the ornamental pecan tree

AGUSTÍN PELÁEZ

Most people have heard of the Jardín Botánico Histórico de La Concepción, once owned by the Larios family but few will know that it is that family that is believed to have brought the first pecan tree (Carya illinoinensis) to Malaga from the US. I