In September, the sixth edition of the festival of biodiversity
Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 to Agricola Rosa dell'angelo, in Rivalta Lesignano De ' Bagni (Parma), returns to the big outdoor festival dedicated to agricultural biodiversity. It is here that in fact that for six years, will meet in late summer, farmers and ranchers stewards of Emilia Romagna, Tuscany and, since last year, also in Liguria engaged in the recovery and protection of rare animal breeds and plant varieties. Two days a must for young and old to experience first hand this great rural heritage of the Tuscan-Emilian Apennines, offered by those who every day with hard work but also with great passion, allows us to rediscover authentic flavors. This is the motto of those who joined the project Rural: "go back to go forward and look to the future." Forty participating producers – some for the first time – with raw materials and products of biodiversity as Black pork ham, skewers of sheep Cornigliese, Cinta Senese fresh meat, wheat bread of the miracle and Madani di Casola, polenta Formenton Garfagnana, Emmer, with eight-row past of ancient Lunigiana testaroli tomato Riccio di Parma, fresh pasta from Emilia Romagna, Tortél Dóls with chicken eggs with mustard, white potato pie plant of Forty Onion Borettana Zolfino beans at Albuquerque, shard, wild herbs, Olive oil Seggianese, donkey milk, cheese, beef and sheepmeat unique Zucchella plum jam, barley coffee Lioness, mountain apple cider, honey, grapes and wines from rare and old vines and much more. A trade show but above all a unique experience of gastronomic culture in the natural reserve of Barboj Park, where man and nature coexist naturally. There will be animal breeds, so beloved by children: Black Sheep pig donkey Cornigliese, from Romagna to the Bardigiano horse, bovine calves of the Apennines to the Adriatic, from hen Gray geese and ducks from Romagna to Parma and Turkey Piacenza. The Festival will also host the protagonists of the rural countryside: models of antique tractor Landini and Lamborghini produced between 1930s and 1950s carefully restored, which will be set in motion by experienced motorists to the delight of the small but also adult fans. The ingredients for a two-day festive under the banner of agricultural biodiversity and conviviality, wandering and getting lost among the vast spaces of the protected Park, are all there. See you, even in bad weather (the display counters and many positions are covered) for the weekend of 7 and 8 September to meet faces, stories and products project Rural actors. Free admission.
Rural Festival at Agricola Rosa dell'angelo, Via Torchio 20, Lesignano De ' Bagni-Parma