Designing a strategy to develop value-added agriculture for traditional community in rural area in Sicily
The objective of the project was designing strategy to develop value-added agriculture-based economy for community that had difficulties sustaining traditional agriculture
We surveyed, mapped and analyzed the unique characteristics of the area – climate, flora, soil composition, water and population, the horticultural production and wild plants; then, the team mapped industries where these unique products have high value.
strategic plan for developing of economy based on local agriculture and road map for its implementation. Growth engines – products based on the local unique agriculture and wild plants of the area