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CalAthena

Consultant in all aspects of olive oil—production and creative: growing, processing, evaluation, blending, publicity and marketing. Seminars and tasting classes for everyone from novice to expert.
Alexandra Kicenik Devarenne provides consulting and educational services in all aspects of olive oil to new and established producers. She specializes in improving and promoting olive oil quality and emphasizes sustainable practices. Alexandra's blog at www.calathena.com covers issues of interest to quality olive oil producers, purveyors and consumers from a global perspective.
Address
1390 N. McDowell Bl., Suite G-151 Sonoma
94954 Petaluma, CA
United States
Phone: 707-981-7723
Website
First Year in Business
2007
Consultant
We provide consulting services for the olive oil industry

Consulting services to new and established producers, specializing in super-premium quality and sustainability— Varietal selection, tree sourcing, orchard layout, cultural practices Harvest timing, processing choices, quality optimization Olive oil evaluation and blending services Writing, layout and design of marketing and publicity materials
Name Alexandra Kicenik Devarenne
Company CalAthena
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707-981-7723
Alexandra Kicenik Devarenne has written about olives for numerous publications including the UC Organic Olive Production Manual, Olive Oil Times and Hobby Farms magazine. She is a trained olive oil taster and panel member, and judges for competitions in California and internationally. Alexandra teaches olive oil evaluation and production in many venues around the state, and writes a blog about olives and olive oil www.calathena.com. She is on the advisory board of the UC Davis Olive Center.