Organic farming is a production method defined and regulated at Community level by Reg.EC 834/07 And EC 889/08. In organic farming you does not use synthetic chemicals (fertilizers, herbicides, pesticides, insecticides, pesticides in general), or Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs). At crop protection measures are primarily in advance, selecting species resistant to disease and intervening with cultivation techniques as appropriate, for example:
- crop rotation, we avoid cultivating for more consecutive seasons on the same ground the same plant. In this way, on the one hand prevents the parasites to find the environment conducive to their proliferation, and the other is used in a more rational and less intensive nutrients of the soil;
- The planting of trees and hedges, which recreate the landscape, give hospitality to natural predators of pests and serve as a physical barrier to possible external pollution;
- the association, which is to cultivate various plants simultaneously, an unwelcome pests to the other.
- In organic farming you use natural fertilizers such as manure and other organic substances. Then you will incorporate soil plants specially sown, as clover or mustard.
The farm activities
Farm I Due Mondi you can: Know the organic production method, known animals and plants of the farm as peculiarities of the territory. Raise awareness about the environment, about the origin of food products, participate directly in the country living through harvests, sowing, drive tractors, for children many animals and large park where to play !!
Naturally, activities vary according to the season and are tied orientation production company as well as the interest of tourists. The visit to our farm has among others, aims to raise awareness of the origin of food products with the organic production method, educating to a healthy diet, but above all, and we would like to stress, create interest for the discovery of 'environment and agricultural activity.
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