2014

Un autunno tutto d’oro, di tutti i colori – Dog Show

August 26, 2014

On September 21, there will be “Un autunno tutto d’oro, di tutti i colori”, is the second friendly gathering of all races of dogs including mestizos, that the Farm Volmiano hosts. This event is free, with a donation to the Foundation in support of Meyer Dog Pet Therapy and three-year plan of development for excellence […]

La Fattoria di Volmiano ha aperto i suoi battenti alle associazioni !

May 23, 2014

La Fattoria di Volmiano ha aperto i suoi battenti alle associazioni ! Infatti ha organizzato una merenda per i soci Unicoop di Calenzano e Sesto Fiorentino, guidati da Franco Fusini, organizzando una merenda dopo una lunga passeggiata fra i boschi lungo le strade che attraversano la fattoria. Poi ha organizzato la Santa Messa nell’antico Oratorio,una […]

Fattoria di Volmiano a Cibus 2014:

May 6, 2014

La Fattoria di Volmiano parteciperà dal 5 all’8 maggio a Cibus, il 17° Salone Internazionale dell’Alimentazione a Parma, l’evento di riferimento dell’agroalimentare italiano. Potrete trovare la Fattoria di Volmiano allo stand D036 padiglione 7, dove srà possibile degustare con l’olio extra vergine di oliva biologico, prodotto esclusivamente dalle proprie olive e franto a freddo con […]

Comune di Calenzano “Spring Walks”

April 28, 2014

On one of the “Spring Walks” organized by the Calenzano City Council Dr. Andrea Papini and the co-owner of the Volmiano estate Vittoria Gondi Citernesi will guide you through the fields and show you which wild herbs can be picked. A picnic with food provided by Slow Food will follow. Reservation required, if you wish […]

THE FATTORIA DI VOLMIANO SPONSORS THE “MOSTRA DEL GIOCATTOLO” IN CALENZANO

March 14, 2014

The Fattoria di Volmiano is sponsoring the “Mostra del Giocattolo”, a toy fair in Calenzano, by donating a special prize: the “green gold of Calenzano”, its stone milled extra virgin olive oil. A jury, headed by the organizer Agostino Barlacchi, will select the recipient of the award among those who will take part in the […]

THE PRUNING STARTS

March 14, 2014

After a long stint of very unforgiving weather, which brought to mind the old saying “In Volmiano we are only safe from the flood”, we were finally able to start the pruning. This will allow the olive trees to grow better and supply more olives. In the old days, almost all of the 20.000 olive […]

LA NATURA IN TAVOLA at the Accademia dei Georgofili

February 4, 2014

On 4th February, in the Grand Hall of the Accademia dei Georgofili, the book “La Natura in Tavola. Fattoria di Volmiano: ricette e segreti.” was presented by its author, and President of the “Friends of the Georgofili” society, Vittoria Gondi Citernesi, and Professor Zeffiro Ciuffoletti, who teaches 19th Century Italian History at the University of […]

La Natura in Tavola on Eat Parade, RAI 2

January 30, 2014

On 30th January, the literary endeavor by Vittoria Gondi Citernesi “La Natura in Tavola. Fattoria di Volmiano: ricette e segreti” was featured on TG2’s daily segment “Eat Parade”, on RAI 2 TV channel. In the book, the author recollects the atmosphere, the people, the smells and the tastes that made her family’s Fattoria, her “little […]