Producer of superior quality EVOO of millenary variety olive trees
Professional taster O.N.A.O.O. as of 2017
Focus-group member O.N.A.O.O. as of 2018
Sensorial license at ZHAW, Zurich University of Applied Sciences in 2002 and member of the core panel SOP (Swiss Olive Oil Panel)
Judge in the ZHAW International Olive Oil Award Zurich since 2002 and in other international Olive Oil Competitions
Dr. Nicolò Cultrera
In 1998 Graduated in Agricultural Sciences at the University of Perugia
PhD in “Productivity of Cultivated Plants, XV Cycle at the Department of Arboriculture and Plant Protection – University of Perugia
From 23 July 2012 – to date Researcher III Level II of the Institute of Biosciences and Bioresources SS Perugia of the National Research Council Matricula 14091: Scientific publications in
Inventor of industrial patent CNR issued on October 19, 2018 with n. 102016000040560 “Procedure for the extraction of nucleic acids from oil matrices”, Ref CNR: 10476
Academic Correspondent of the National Academy of Olive and Oil (Prot. N. 241), founded on 12-6-1960, Legal Entity D.P.R. n.361 / 2000 – Spoleto
Virgin Olive Oil Taster with determination n. 9484 of 10 October 2002 Region of Umbria; Slow Food Panel Member and Reviewer for the “Guide to extra-virgin” Section “Umbria” from 2011 to 2019
External consultant and Supervisor Team member of MITERA GmbH with extra-institutional assignment CNR involved in the protection and agronomic management of millenary olive trees and genotypes for the production of superior quality EVOO
Agronova has also developed collaborations with educational institutions and scientists in Greece and abroad, as well as with high technology companies which offer specialised applications and devices in the field of agriculture.
Agronova advises, organizes and manages local groups of farmers in the application of Organic Agriculture methods and Integrated Cultivation Management so as to increase the production of high quality nutritional products and protect the nature and environment of Crete.
Team Agronova Rethymnon
Evangelos Rodinos, Agronomist – Agricultural University of Athens
Pantelis Katsanakis, Economist – University of Piraeus
Mathaios Koutelidakis, T. Agronomist – Technological Educational Institute of Crete
Kostantinos Siganos,Computer engineer – Technological Educational Institute of Crete
Agronova is the exclusive partner of Mitera GmbH on the island of Crete. The company organizes, supervises and introduces innovative cultivation techniques to the group of collaborating olive growers. Agronova coordinates the harvest of selected olives and ensures the production of the finest Extra Virgin Olive Oil (EVOO), under the guidance of Mitera GmbH.