SEMINAR: innovation in production and marketing of herbal food products

Technical Seminar on Innovation in production and marketing of herbal food products The 2nd March 2017 a Seminar took place in the headquarters of Centre Tecnològic Forestal de Catalunya (Forest Research Centre of Catalonia) in Solsona (Spain), where aromatic plants producers and handicraft food herbal products  could know the last innovations related to professional training…

MOBILITY: Third mobility of Herbartis course in Catalonia (Spain)

Between 27 th February and 3rd March 2017 took place the third mobility of the HERBARTIS course in Spain, where several students from France , Italy , Portugal and Spain had the possibility of meet and share experiences. The 28th February, the group met at the facilities of the Centre Tecnològic Forestal de Catalunya (Forest…

REPORT: Specificities of Herbal Craft Production profession

There exist large surfaces for providing Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (MAPs) raw material to the industry but in the Mediterranean area there are plenty of small-scale farms . Many entrepreneurs have seen herbs as an alternative crop in these areas, however the small productions are not enough to bulk-selling to wholesalers, and decide to elaborate…

SPAIN: technical seminar on use of social network for craftmen

ENGLISH Use of social networks for small producers and handicraft manufacturers for positioning their business Date: 15th February 2016 Place: Agriculture School of Tàrrega (Lleida, Catalunya, Espanya). Content: seminar addressed to producers and manufacturers without or with little knowledge in social networks, that want to learn how to uses social networks in a quick, easy…