Established in 2013 in Vidigueira, in the heart of the Alentejo*, Stork Olive Oil focusses on the environmentally sustainable production of olives and the bulk sale of benchmark extra virgin olive oil, and is currently one of the 10 largest Portuguese companies operating in the sector.
Evolução Cronológica da Empresa
Monte da Cegonha Estate
Purchase of the 500 hectare Monte da Cegonha Estate, and respective recovery of the olive grove: fertilise and treat the land and prune trees.2013
Intensive cultivation of 450 hectares of land with three varieties of olive: Picual, Hojiblanca and Arbequina.
Super-intensive cultivation of 50 hectares with Arbosana olives
Oil press in Ferreira do Alentejo
Acquisition of an oil press in Ferreira do Alentejo which, when it was built in 2010, was the largest in the world, with a capacity for 30 million kilos of olives.2015
Purchase of a second estate with 250 hectares and its super-intensive plantation with Arbosana olive trees.2016
Purchase of a third estate with 300 hectares and super-intensive plantation of Arbosana olive trees with even more up-to-date and innovative methods.2017
Olives Production by Variety and Crop Year
Note: Arbequina, Picual and Arbosana are the varieties used for olive oil production. Hojiblanca is a table olive variety.