Thailand – Foreign cultures and traditions Thailand is undoubtedly one of the richest countries in the world, both because of its variety of fruits and because of its deeply rooted traditions and hoarded knowledge. Once you have visited Thailand, you will immediately see the close connection between advanced technology and the beliefs rooted in the hearts of the people. This […]
Peru and its natural and traditional plantations
Peru: South America in all its glory Peru is a country in western South America. It borders Ecuador and Colombia to the north, Brazil to the east and Bolivia and Chile to the south. What makes Peru so special are the different landscapes that can be discovered here. In the west, a long coastline stretches over thousands of kilometres to […]
The “good” and the “bad” sugars
There are articles on the Internet claiming to denounce the myth of good and bad sugars, and claiming that there are no “bad” sugars. When you look more closely, you quickly realize that these sites are written by the sugar industry, which takes care to defend its interests, of course… No one disputes today that excess sugars are the main […]
Autumn – the colorful season begins
2018 was a summer that we will never forget. Rarely have we had so few rainy days in Germany and those who were able to escape their workplace from time to time had the opportunity to enjoy the wonderful warm weather. However, many plants suffered from the long lasting drought. So it is not so wrong that the hot summer […]
Topsoil and Mother Earth
Mexico, the return!
In Mexico we cooperate with a producer located in a subtropical zone with a lot of rainfall, at an altitude of 400 to 100 meters. Generally very respectful of life, he prefers an amazing variety in his area, in which the wild flora and fauna mix with the plantations in a permaculture. At present there is the Sapote Mamey, whose […]
Mangos from Spain: The season starts again!
Originally native to the forests of Pakistan and Burma, mango is now cultivated in most tropical regions. Thanks to an exceptional micro-climate and fertile and lively soils, our producer is also able to grow delicious mangoes and other fruits in Spain. We are pleased to announce another year of the new season of these mangos, available from September to November, […]
Topsoil and Mother Earth
The earth, with the oceans, is probably the most precious resource on earth. It is the source of all terrestrial life and plays an important role in the regularization of the balance on the planet. Complex, vulnerable and rare, it is increasingly threatened, especially by improper agricultural practices. We believe that everyone has the power to turn the tide, to […]
Die Europäische Union erlaubt den Verkauf von Bio-Saatgut durch Landwirte!
Nach Jahren des Kampfes sind die Befürworter der Biodiversität endlich zufrieden. Von nun an können Landwirte (sofern sie über eine Bio-Zertifizierung verfügen) Saatgut aus ihrer eigenen Produktion ganz legal verkaufen. Bisher durfte nur das Saatgut legal vermarktet werden, das im offiziellen Katalog aufgeführt war. Auffällig ist, dass das meiste Saatgut, welches in diesem Katalog verzeichnet ist, von großen multinationalen Unternehmen […]
Palm nectar, an exquisite taste!
Palm nectar has been harvested since the dawn of time. The Babylonians already appreciated it as early as the fifth millennium BC. Quickly enriched in alcohol, it is especially at the stage of “palm wine” that it is consumed in the tropics. Orkos palm nectar is the nectar of Palmyra palm, and comes from Indonesia. To harvest it, an incision […]