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Cicadas singing in our organic olive groves

Cicadas singing in our organic olive groves

Cicadas are singing in good numbers in our organic olive groves. A land management that is sympathetic to wildlife delivers tangible results. 

Selvanuova's Big Five: discover the № 1 and the № 2

Selvanuova's Big Five: discover the № 1 and the № 2

Africa's Big Five animals are very well known. More recently also North America and Europe have tried to identify their iconic large mammals. What about Selvanuova? What are the most exemplary and noticeable wild animals inhabiting our organic olive groves?

Spring in a busy time for nature in our olive groves

Spring in a busy time for nature in our olive groves

Spring has reached its peak in our organic farm, and nature is very busy at recovering from a cold late winter, and making the most before the summer drought.

Organic fertilisation with pelleted manure

Organic fertilisation with pelleted manure

Increasing the content of organic matter in the soil and restoring the nutrient balance are cornerstone principles of organic farming. Over the past few days we have been spreading, throughout our 5 hectares of olive groves, 10 tonnes of pelleted manure.