Sierra de Segura
13 municipalities in northeastern Jaén province, with olive groves covering 38,819 hectares. Processing takes place in the same area as production.
Method of production
District with steep slopes where olive groves often mingle with pines; shallow, erodible soils on higher slopes, and deep, fertile soils in lower areas; high rainfall and variable annual mean temperature. Suitable cultivation, harvesting and production techniques inspected.
Reference: The European Commission