Dello Scompiglio

Dello Scompiglio

1200x300 TF BANNER ORTO 01

Biodynamic Vegetable Garden

Our agricultural vegetable garden began in 2007, with two aims: the understanding and refinement of the philosophical and practical methods of biodynamic agriculture and the research and selection of indigenous vegetable varieties that would otherwise be lost. The equilibrium of the ecosystem, which in nature is perfect, in the hands of man becomes fragile, it falls apart immediately when the growing time of the plants is accelerated through fertilizing and forced pruning, the constant cultivation of the soil, which does not allow a period of rest between one crop and the next, treatments to eradicate parasites which render the products aesthetically less marketable etc...
All this leads rapidly to less fertile soils, causing the plants to lose their own environmental self-regulation processes, that is, the capacity to adapt and defend themselves against adverse climatic conditions and local parasites. For this reason the majority of the products we eat today have lost their vitality, their "nutritional energy", their flavours.


Orto IMG_0824.jpgOrto 920eedfd-48af-4e55-9561-138cac6e498b.jpgOrto _DSC5711.jpgOrto _DSC1549.jpgOrto DSC_4930.jpgOrto ea9cf064-569b-4c57-b93b-c0072341fdea.jpgOrto IMG_0824.jpgOrto P1040775.jpgOrto 5cd1c302-562a-4422-9d80-d0d195946131_1.jpgOrto feb1bc1f-49bd-4a9c-97d4-23c5d7ccff4e.jpgOrto 94833595-cb17-4785-ba29-84dfdc3cf35e.jpgOrto _DSC1549.jpgOrto _DSC5711.jpgOrto ab705e45-e248-4fb7-b322-86c4e7276b43.jpgOrto 3cce2b99-3418-48ee-892f-37709ff3a7f7.jpgOrto P1040773.jpgOrto _DSC5657.jpgOrto DSC_0049.jpgOrto ea9cf064-569b-4c57-b93b-c0072341fdea.jpgOrto ORTO_2.jpgOrto ORTO_6.jpgOrto ORTO_6.jpgOrto feb1bc1f-49bd-4a9c-97d4-23c5d7ccff4e.jpgOrto P1040775.jpgOrto ab705e45-e248-4fb7-b322-86c4e7276b43.jpgOrto 920eedfd-48af-4e55-9561-138cac6e498b.jpgOrto 26551fa5-2b17-4acd-aa7d-dc9fb877af16.jpgOrto IMG_0778.jpgOrto 70d8022b-cfe4-4dbd-b159-39202474467a.jpgOrto 94833595-cb17-4785-ba29-84dfdc3cf35e.jpgOrto ba2bd77a-b0c5-45da-a4de-4f3d158878ff.jpgOrto ORTO_4.jpgOrto IMG_0822.jpgOrto DSC_0093.jpgOrto _DSC5657.jpgOrto 3cce2b99-3418-48ee-892f-37709ff3a7f7.jpgOrto 5cd1c302-562a-4422-9d80-d0d195946131_1.jpgOrto acf27891-9936-40df-980d-b56843a5f729.jpgOrto acf27891-9936-40df-980d-b56843a5f729.jpgOrto c7eeb46b-26bf-449c-8efb-975f97d9f589.jpgOrto ORTO_4.jpgOrto P1040773.jpgOrto DSC_0049.jpgOrto _DSC5669.jpgOrto ORTO_2.jpgOrto 26551fa5-2b17-4acd-aa7d-dc9fb877af16.jpgOrto DSC_4930.jpgOrto _DSC5669.jpgOrto c7eeb46b-26bf-449c-8efb-975f97d9f589.jpgOrto 1c8543cd-7f68-4493-b1a8-e54f2f715dcb.jpgOrto P1040798.jpgOrto 70d8022b-cfe4-4dbd-b159-39202474467a.jpgOrto P1040798.jpgOrto IMG_0822.jpgOrto IMG_0778.jpgOrto 1c8543cd-7f68-4493-b1a8-e54f2f715dcb.jpgOrto ba2bd77a-b0c5-45da-a4de-4f3d158878ff.jpgOrto DSC_0093.jpg

Biodynamic agriculture is in essence the natural integration between nature and man's work, which, for agricultural purposes compels him to "use" the soil as a means of production for vegetables and fruit. Biodynamic agriculture is a method of working which aims to utilize the soil in a less invasive and less aggressive manner. We create the same equilibrium and the same self-regulation in an artificial field that the plant creates physiologically in nature.
Our vegetable garden becomes part of an annual rotation system that we carry out on three fields. Two are for sowing; one for annual plants such as Fava Bean, the other for plants with a long-term cycle such as alfalfa, and partly for a vegetable garden. We use biodynamic preparations based on herbs and minerals, which help to revitalize the soil. We work the soil using only tools which aerate and deepen it, slowly, in appropriately humid weather conditions, without attacking and demolishing the structure through tilling. We do not use any type of plant protection products, except copper ore and pyrethrum in small doses. The plants selected locally, if grown in a healthy manner, are completely self-sufficient in terms of nutrition and are able to withstand most pests and adverse weather

Paolo Gaddini



2021 vimeo      instagram cultura1      instagram cultura1      telegram      2021 vimeoissuu             fbcucina       instagram cucina1




CUCINA +39 338 6118730   |   ASSOCIAZIONE CULTURALE +39 0583 971475   |     SPE +39 0583 971125   |     LANDandFOREST +39 338 7884066   

via di Vorno 67   55012 Vorno, Capannori (LU)     ©2021  Privacy - Cookie Policy


We use cookies on our website. Some of them are essential for the operation of the site, while others help us to improve this site and the user experience (tracking cookies). You can decide for yourself whether you want to allow cookies or not. Please note that if you reject them, you may not be able to use all the functionalities of the site.