Poggio del Castagno –  Agriturismo – Agricamping – Toscana – Maremma- Pitigliano

The agricultural company

The agricultural company

The farm “Poggio del Castagno” is situated on a hill with a wonderful panoramic view and it is 8 km
away from Pitigliano, a small town of etruscan origins in the Maremma Toscana, two hours north of
Rome. The biodynamic farming is practiced here since 1980. The farm stretches for as much as 16
hectars. Seven of them are wood, which surround the property and represent its boundaries. One hectar
comprises farmyard, camping site and garden, all of which makes farm holidays an interesting reality for
tourists. The remaining 8 hectars comprise hazelnut woods, barley, wheat fields and vegetable garden.
The farm is certified organic by BioAgricert and Demeter.
The biodynamic farming improves the vitality of the 

environment and enhances the action of life

promoting forces in soil, in plants and in almost all organisms. Moreover the biodynamic method fulfill
the main purpose of giving the food the actual quality which would provide enough vitality for it to
strenghten its organolectic properties. Food contains itself the blueprint of the vital forces that built it up.
Those forces are instrumental in the nutrition process and are strictly connected with the cultivation
method.