OrtodiCarta
OrtodiCarta
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Commenced:
01/01/2006
Submitted:
13/10/2015
Last updated:
13/10/2015
Location:
via Marenda 2/0, Lessolo, Torino, IT
Phone:
3397123111
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/ortodicarta
Climate zone:
Cool Temperate





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Andrea Martin Norah Nelson SULTANA Charlotte
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OrtodiCarta

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Rural, Residential, Commercial, Community

Project Summary

A permaculture driven indipendent micro-farm in the North West of Italy - a fair, local, sustainable, healthy food production

Project Description

"Grow nutrient rich food for our family and the local community in an ecological, sustainable and oil-free way without depleting our lives and our planet" This was our core concept ten years ago when we started our journey in the micro-farming world. After ten years of studies, books, trials and errors, learning, dirty hands and bruised knees on rented plots we have reached two of our main goals: we now own 2.7 acres of fluvial plain in Lessolo (To). In the north-west Italy we have collected a shareable 'microfarm-toolbox' filled with design, plan, business and hand tools In the last three years, the first on the property, we have applied our farm model with good results in the fields and on the local community and we are more and more persuaded that locally rooted, organic, ecologically designed microfarm could be one powerfull answer to the social, economical and environemental crisis.

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