Home cultivation

Open air activity ideal for kids from 5 to 15 years old (3 hours)

Plan:

  • Welcome to agriturismo and short introduction to farming and home cultivations.
  • Differencies between seeding and plant transplant.
  • Displacement to crops of the agriturismo Le Acacie.
  • Demonstration to how to prepare the field by hand tools.
  • Transplant of vegetables.
  • Seeding of legumes.
  • Back to agriturismo for a snack break.

 

Bread and yeasts

Indoor activity for every age people (3 hours)

Plan:

  • Welcome to agriturismo and short introduction to the steps from wheat to flour.
  • What the yeast is and how it works in the kneading.
  • Playing with dough and flour.
  • Preparation of wooden oven.
  • Snack with bread and pizza.

 

Homemade marmalades

Indoor and outdoor activity for every age people (4 hours)

Plan:

  • Welcome to agriturismo and walk on countryside to collect strawberries, blackberries and other fruit.
  • Back to the agriturismo, all the fruit will be selected and washed.
  • Preparation of jam.
  • Snack with bread, butter and warm jams.

 

Spontaneous edible plants

Cheap and organic vegetables; recognise spontaneous edible plants.
Indoor and outdoor activity for every age people (5 hours with lunch)

Plan:

  • Welcome to agriturismo and short introduction on spontaneous plants (kinds, seasons and how to collect them).
  • Walk on countryside around the agriturismo and practical session.
  • Back to the agriturismo, select and wash collected vegetables.
  • How to cook spontaneous plants (boiled and fried).
  • Preparation of the traditional "pizza summa" with fried vegetables and cheese.
  • Convivial table for all participants.