Start an olive tree plantation can be many, this plant is in fact used for the production of table olives, oil as well as for ornamental and landscape purposes. Given the great environmental variability of our country is difficult to give precise and correct information for all the different situations in which you have to operate, especially given the purpose of this catalog and space available. However, some general rules can be provided, especially for those who do not have much experience or are about to enter the wonderful world of olive cultivation. Here, then, summarized in a few paragraphs, the information needed to introduce you into the world of olive growing. You can then go deeper into the topics that interest you by purchasing scientific texts, subscribing to magazines in the sector or contacting technicians from professional associations in your area.