Veraison Stage Arbequina Olives

Olive Harvesting Methods

Picking Olives
Using electric fingers to pick olives

Well, there are different ways to harvest olives.  On Finca La Capellania, we do it mainly by hand and electric fingers. The electric fingers is a device that whips the olives off the branches onto a net placed around the tree. It’s what the guys in the picture on the left are using. You can find more about this topic here.