‘El Cercado de San Luis’ Estate

  • EXAMPLES OF OLIVE GROVE IN HEDGE

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Locality: Villarubia (Cordoba)
Year of plantation: April 1999
Cultivation System: Olive grove in Superintensive Hedge
Planting Frame: Dense
Principal limitation: Ground composed of sand with areas with excess manganese which limits the normal growth of the crop.
Production and consumption of waterAverage/hectare200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320142015201620172018201920202021
kg of olive /hectare8.6915.8187.3369.47510.8019.17013.7706.26012.9196.82210.3687.8446.15812.5235.5047.4667.8108.4128.2707.0508.7347.830
kg of oil /hectare1.6551.1371.3961.5641.7891.7502.4101.2682.5701.5631.9131.3549992.6291.1851.6441.2641.4701.7801.4921.6631.495
Consumption (m3
of irrigation water /hectare)
2.3361.9932.6022.1532.2462.5002.2462.3192.8432.9502.6572.0001.7502.1002.0002.3002.2152.9402.0502.1002.3162.750