Balıkesir in the framework of the International Olive Harvest Days, held this year in Ayvalik 10th district race to collect the olives women farmers.
festivals and competitions held in the village of Muratel Photo District was followed by close to five thousand people . Prepare rice peasant women as citizens , keskek and buttermilk was served . Ayvalik Municipality of olive kernel names bearing the project, at the festival , where concerts by children involved , the District Education Directorate Ayvalik olive Friendly Society jointly organized by'The Story of Olive'winning named in the competition students were given awards . Harvest Ayvalik Governor Namik Kemal spoiled, Ayvalik Mayor Rahm Gencer , the ATO President Benhur Ibrahim Weigand , ATO management, columnists, Spain , Morocco, Greece and joined the guests from Italy . In the Photo Olive picking contest 10 women pairs attended. The olive harvest contest peasant women were followed with great enthusiasm . Sibel Bulut from Bulutçeş the village by collecting the first 5 kilos 560 grams of olives , Sevda Akçan Yeniköy 5 pounds was second and the third by collecting Karaayıt village Hülya Wings 5 pounds 235 grams and 300 grams of olives . The awards to the winners of the contest olive harvesting Ayvalik Chamber of Commerce President Abraham Benhur Weigand , Ayvalik Chamber of Agriculture President was given by Joseph Sener .