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UK-grown olives served at Kent restaurant

The UK's first commercially outdoor-grown olives are being served to customers at a restaurant in Kent.

Usually associated with the warmer climates of Greece and Spain, olive trees were planted at Huggit's Farm, near Tenterden, in 2012. The first fruit was harvested in the autumn.

Yvette Austin, BBC South East Today's environment correspondent, reports.

  • 06 Mar 2014
  • From the section Kent
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