VENETO: Treviso & Chioggia – The Asparagus production chain

30 farmers from Germany, interested in the cultivation of asparagus.
We arranged a 5-day journey including technical visits to asparagus plantations located in the IGP production areas of Chioggia, Badoer and Bassano del Grappa, to make them discover and compare different cultivations methods and products.
The asparagus cultivation, considered a traditional cultivation, nowadays uses modern cultivation techniques, from the implantation of the crops to their harvest.
Private meetings with reference people of asparagus producers’ associations were also arranged.
Tasting of traditional products in selected local restaurants.