Desert Research and Extension Center
Desert Research and Extension Center
Desert Research and Extension Center
University of California
Desert Research and Extension Center

Field trip Resources: Imperial California Olive Mill

Imperial California Olive Mill Virtual Field Trip

Friday, December 18, 2020 @9:30AM

Photo Credit: Imperial California Olive Mill
Photo Credit: Imperial California Olive Mill

Resources for Teachers/Parents

Join us on a tour of a local olive mill to learn how olives become olive oil. Imperial California Olive Mill is a locally owned and multi-generational family-operated farm and mill in the Imperial Valley. From their olive groves to a State-of-the-art Mill, Imperial California Olive Mill produces and bottles California Fresh Extra Virgin Olive Oil.

REGISTER for an Upcoming Virtual Farm Field Trip

Explore IV Ag Flyer

All Grades

Fun Facts about Olives 

Table Olives Fact Sheet and Activity 

Project Learning Tree: Activities for teaching about trees

Grades K-3

Olive coloring page

Grades 4-6

On the Olive Route: Past Present & Future: Online  Booklet

Olive Oil Fun Facts for Kids  

Grades 7-12

On the Olive Route: Past Present & Future: Online  Booklet

Americas Heartland: California Olive Production: A 25-minute video that takes you to California’s olive groves to meet the growers and learn more about the processing of the green and golden liquid. We’ll also talk to the experts at the University of California-Davis whose olive oil research is giving consumers new information about claims concerning “virgin” olive oil, taste, and price.

 

 

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