Participatory breeding at Li Rosi’s farm, Sicily

Giuseppe Li Rosi outlining the rules of engagement

The 21st of May the first Let’s Liberate Diversity event of the year was held at Giuseppe Li Rosi’s farm, nested on the hills of Raddusa, a small town overlooking the plane of Catania on the East and the Erei mountains on the west. The main activity in this area is farming and this is real durum wheat country. The event was organised by Rete Semi Rurali in partnership with the University of Florence and University of Catania, within the DIVERSIFOOD framework. Continue reading “Participatory breeding at Li Rosi’s farm, Sicily”