Aromatic plants - agriculture adaptation to climate change

Characteristics:

Area:

s.Sărăteni, raionul Leova

Beneficiary:

PA Asociația Cultivatorilor și Procesatorilor de Lavandă din Moldova

Main field:

Agroecology

Period:

2019.04.26 - 2019.06.30

Grant amount:

356 $

Statute:

Finished

The purpose of the project is to create an alternative to traditional agriculture by cultivating aromatic plants, adapted to climate change and environmentally friendly.

The project objectives:

1. Informing farmers in the project region about aromatic plants as an alternative to traditional farming, including the green technology of growing these plants;

2. Creation of lavender plantations as a smart agriculture business model;

The basic thematic area of the project is: climate-friendly agroecology, and part of the community's conservation landscape.

The project contributes to poverty alleviation in rural areas by creating a model business for small farmers on small land plots.