“Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, working together is success,” said Henry Ford. A vision that the Farmers of Tuscany, the 22 partners of Filiere in Rete, the network created within the Rural District of Southern Tuscany, have embraced. Together, they have launched a common path for the growth of the territories in the provinces of Arezzo, Grosseto, Livorno, and Siena
The area of southern Tuscany expresses important agri-food realities that, if strategically integrated with the processing and marketing-promotion system, could greatly contribute to local growth in economic, social, and cultural terms, multiplying the benefits of agriculture. In fact, we are talking about an area of 8152 square kilometres in Tuscany whose production represents an important percentage of the agricultural production of the Region.
A richness expressed by the Farmers in Tuscany project, which offers a basket of premium products: from DOCG Morellino di Scansano, Tuscan DOC Maremma wines, Rosso di Montalcino and Brunello, Chianti Classico, IGT Toscana, DOP Tuscan Pecorino, DOP and IGP Tuscan extra virgin olive oil, to top quality cereals, beans and fruit, preserved foods, cereals, many of which are grown organically.
Farmers in Tuscany
Who are the 22 partners of Farmers in Tuscany?
These are producers that can be viewed as a tourist route among the excellences of Tuscany for those who are passionate about wine and food tourism. Some of these wineries are in fact designed to welcome guests and offer on-farm tourist experiences
Cantine Bruni, Orbetello.
Cantina Mocali, Magliano in Toscana
Cantina Belguardo, Grosseto
Vignaioli del Morellino di Scansano, Scansano
I Vini di Maremma, Grosseto
Caseificio Seggiano, Seggiano
Caseificio Sociale Manciano, Manciano
Collegio Toscano Olivicoltori, Braccagni
Agriturismo Merano, Alberese
F. Loacker Estate Conte Migliorina, Roccastrada and Orbetello
Agriturismo Podere Selvette, Campagnatico
La Selva, Orbetello
Frescobaldi, Magliano in Toscana
Castelprile, Castiglion della Pescaia
Mazzini Maremma, Grosseto
Podere dei Fiori, Cinigiano
Poggio del Moro, Chianciano Terme
Terre dell’Etruria, Castaneto Carducci
Vecchia Cantina di Montepulciano, Montepulciano
To promote applied research initiatives and the transfer of organisational innovation and to improve the operation of supply chains, a scientific partner was identified Pin scrl of the University of Florence
With the co-ordination of the marketing of the Strada del Vino Nobile di Montepulciano e dei Sapori della Valdichiana Senese