Schermata 2019 04 01 alle 08.56.14The common olive database is public and available. Morphological, biochemical and molecular profiles have been loaded on the database (

The online publication of all data will be made available upon publication of all related articles.


On January the 11th, 2019 at CNR IBBR library, Luciana Baldoni (CNR IBBR) who performed one month of secondment at SEVITEL (GR) and one month of secondment at OPTIMUM QUALITY (SP), Soraya Mousavi (CNR IBBR) and Roberto Mariotti (CNR IBBR) that performed one month of secondment at INRA Marrakech (SP) and Niccolò Cultrera (CNR IBBR) who performed four months of secondment at SEVITEL (GR), presented their activities during the above mentioned periods.

Moreover, Khansa Mekkaui (MAICH) and Jean Jaques Kelner (SUPAGRO) are performing a month of secondment each at CIA UMBRIA (IT). They held a presentation related to their activities in the relative Organisations.

At the end of the presentation there has been a discussion related to the further options for the BeFOre Consortium and to the future calls. 

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Dr. Faten Dandachi held a seminar in which she explained the activities carried out during the secondment at IFAPA and the techniques she learned. 




The 27th of November the CNR organized a degustation day with all the partners of BeFOre Project in Perugia, included people in secondment from LARI (Lebanon), MAICH (Greece), SEVITEL (Greece), INTA (Argentina) and researchers from UNIPG.

With the experts Saverio Pandolfi and Nicolò Cultrera (CNR IBBR) it has been evaluated the appearance, the color, the composition, the scent, the flavour and other caracteristics of different olive oils. 

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On Friday the 16th of November 2018, Caarine Saab held a seminar related to her secondment at IFAPA at LARI Fanar station at the presence of LARI scientists. 

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