Agriculture

Various fruit trees and  vines, all under drip or microjet irrigation; • were planted in 2013. We have continued planting, and replacing where necessary.

Vines – 85 in total

There are 4 varieties of vines, all on wire trellises:

  Hanepoot , Flame, Autumn Royal, and seedless Sultana 

Olives (mainly Mission and Frantoia for oil and Kalamata for bottling) – 245 in total

Fruit 

  Assorted fruit trees – Pomegranates,  Apples (Granny Smiths & Early Red Ones),  Pears, Assorted citrus (lemons, clementines and blood oranges),  plums, figs (white, brown and black),  apricots, peaches (cling, dessert and white dessert), nectarines, guavas and quinces.

 Nuts

•  Assorted nuts – mainly almonds (2 varieties),  and pecans

 Vegetables

 A variety of seasonal vegetables is grown in a 300m2 shade house.

Other

Lavender bushes, Shade trees around the houses, Chickens for an egg supply and a beehive for pollination of the fruit trees.