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Organic Ag Advisors

We provide research and consulting services for organic olive growers in California and North America. We have more than 35 years experience growing, processing and marketing organic table olives and olive oil, and have been providing world class consultation for over 20 years. Consulting expertise includes site selection, varieties, tree establishment and management, pruning, soil and petiole analysis, organic fertilzation, pest and disease control, cover crops, non- chemical weed management, irrigation design, animal integration, harvest, processing and marketing. Our advice is practical, farmer proven, ecological and economical.
We provide research and consulting services for organic olive growers in California and North America. We have more than 35 years experience growing, processing and marketing organic table olives and olive oil, and have been providing world class consultation for over 20 years. Consulting expertise includes site selection, site preparation, varieties, tree establishment and management, pruning, soil and petiole analysis, organic fertilzation, pest and disease control, cover crops, non- chemical weed management, irrigation design, animal integration, harvest, processing and marketing. Our advice is practical, farmer proven, ecological and economical. We provide consultation on site, and via phone and email. We have provided expert advice to more than 70 olive growers statewide and in North America, ranging from 1 acre to more than 600 acres of olives. Amigo Bob Cantisano is the president of Organic Ag Advisors and is one of the pioneers of modern organic agricuolture. Complete references and background information on request. We would be honored to work with you on your olive growing project.
Address
P. O. Box 942 Nevada
95960 North San Juan, CA
United States
Phone: 530-292-3619
Website
First Year in Business
1975
Consultant
We provide consulting services for the olive oil industry

Name Amigo Bob Cantisano
Company Organic Ag Advisors
Title
Principle
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Telephone
530 292-3619
Amigo Bob Cantisano is president of Organic Ag Advisors, founded in 1988. He is the managing partner of Heaven and Earth Farm on the San Juan Ridge of the Sierra foothills. Amigo has over 35 years of experience growing and advising in most commercial scale organic crops grown in the Western U.S. and the tropics, including vegetables, tree and bush fruit, grapes, herbs and flowers. He advises more than 400 organic and transitional farmers, and hundreds of family farmers and gardeners in California, Arizona, Oregon, Washington, Nevada, Hawaii, Mexico, El Salvador, Guatemala, Spain, France and Costa Rica. His clients range from small specialty crop growers to producers of thousands of acres of mainstream ag crops. His clients farm more than 600,000 acres of organic and transitional crops. Amigo is the co founder of the Ecological Farming Conference, the Ecological Farming Association, founding member of California Certified Organic Farmers and founder of: Peaceful Valley Farm Supply, We The People Natural Foods Cooperative, Aeolia Organics, Heaven and Earth Farm, and the Felix Gillet Institute. He is the author of numerous publications and a featured speaker at hundreds of events. He hosts a monthly organic living show on KVMR radio in Nevada City, CA. Amigo lives and farms with 4 apprentice farmers, on 11 acres of mixed fruits, berries and vegetables on the San Juan Ridge of the Sierra Nevada.