Porto di terra, Sicily

Porto di Terra, Sicily, is a small organization whose mission is experimenting agroecology and permaculture through sustainable community life, non-formal education, small scale food production and eco-tourism. The non-profit organization is also linked to national and regional rural development networks, such as: WWOOF, permaculture regional network, the network of schools of the mountain area where it is settled, the local development group network. Each member of Porto di Terra comes from different backgrounds, such as environmental education, research in agroecology, human right protection, permaculture, and arboriculture (currently, we are 6 board members working on the organization). The organization is currently based in a farm we are taking care of.

DESTINATION

LOCATION

Porto di Terra is located in Sicily

The farm is located at 800 mt in the area of the Madonie Regional Park, a mountain area surrounded by small villages.

TRAVEL PLANNING

When it comes to travel planning these are the offers you can choose among:

  • Forum Synergies’ Scholarship Programme
  • Worldwide Opportunities on Organic Farms (WWOOF )
  • Co-working space
  • Agrotourism (link to another website in case relevant)
  • Participting in an event (link to an event calendar in case relevant)
  • just as a visitor

Languages spoken: IT, EN

EXPERIENCES TO MAKE

Visiting this place you can make rich experiences in the following fields of activities:

  • Agriculture
  • Permaculture
  • Agroforestry/ Forestry
  • Seed saving
  • ecovillage/ smartvillage
  • self organised community
  • organising of events, trainings

In case you have a special question related to the place you can submit your request here:

GET MORE IMPRESSIONS

https://www.facebook.com/portoditerraproject

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