MOBILITY: Herbartis students visit several MAPs farms in Alentejo (Portugal)

Between 14 and 18th November 2016 took place the first mobility of the HERBARTIS course in Portugal, where students from France , Italy , Portugal and Spain had the possibility of meet and share experiences.

The 15th November, the group met at the facilities of ADRAL – Regional Development Agency of Alentejo,


and then visited two farms of medicinal and aromatic plants :

Be Aromatic in Louredo

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and Aromaticas de Palma in S. Manços.

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The 16th November, the students visited three other MAPs farms working in organic:

Canteiro da Luz, in Luz

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the farm of António José Benigno in Almareleja, where could see a solar dryer prototype

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and Monte do Menir, in Barrada

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Finally, on 17th November the Herbartis students joined the Seminar addressed  to the Small farms of MAPs: the challenges of sustainability, where different Portuguese producers participated

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