The Nabali olive variety is the mother of the Arbequina olive variety well known and famous in Spain and Italy. Nabali olive trees are indigenous to Palestine and cultivated according to sustainable agricultural traditions passed down over millennia. The name Nabali refers to the ancient Canaanite city of Napoli known today as the thriving Palestinian city of Nablus.
Rumi olive trees are the indigenous Souri olive trees of Palestine. The name Rumi refers to the tree’s ancient heritage dating back to Roman times. Most Rumi olive trees are 1,000 to 2,000 years old, a testimony to the resilience of the trees and the sustainable agricultural traditions that ensure nutrient-dense olive oil for optimal health. Rumi Olive Oil offers the most complex flavor in Canaan Palestine’s lineup that is sure to excite the palate.
The Canaan story is about farmers who work the land from dawn to dusk to feed their families and produce amazing food for the world to savor. Canaan recognizes this priceless agriculture and commits to protecting it, supporting it and making it sustainable for these hard-working farmers. Canaan exists to share their mission with the world to celebrate millennia of food traditions and provide viable routes for artisan food products to reach global markets.
- Works with over 2000 families
- Uses sustainable and regenerative agricultural practices
- Uses wild and ancient plant varieties
- Rebuilds and empowers local communities