Archive for 'Ibiza’s Countryside'

Cow Comfort System

Cow Comfort System

Cows are the star employees in farms that produce milk and other dairy products. For this reason they deserve to be cared for with maximum affection and receive the best attention, down to the finest details. [...]

Sustainable dairy products  “Good for everybody”

Sustainable dairy products “Good for everybody”

On the 12th of February 013, 14 dairy companies, 9 distribution companies and the Spanish Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Environment (MAGRAMA) signed a collaboration agreement for the implementation and development of a sustainable dairy programme. [...]

Carob: A local product with potential

Carob: A local product with potential

The carob bean is the fruit of the carob tree, belonging to the legume family and very widespread in Ibiza. The carob bean is composed of two parts that are well differentiated and have different uses: [...]

Traditions and Local Products

Traditions and Local Products

Traditions are the essential elements of peoples’ identity. Traditions are increasingly reflected in local products, which ultimately survive if they form part of the identity and relationships of a place’s inhabitants. In Ibiza there is an [...]

Fresh milk and its by-products

Fresh milk and its by-products

Nature is mysterious in its relationships and symbiosis. Life forms simultaneously confront each other and coexist, creating relationships of mutual benefit. Thus, since the Mesolithic period, a relationship has been begun between human beings and cows [...]

Cow Comfort: celestial music for cows

Cow Comfort: celestial music for cows

Cows are the star employees in farms that produce milk and other dairy products. For this reason they deserve to be cared for with maximum affection and receive the best attention, down to the finest details. [...]

The benefits of local products

The benefits of local products

In Ibiza, there is a resurgence of consumption of local products, and many people feel that local products are, from a holistic point of view, enormously beneficial for human beings. Through buying local products I am [...]

The milkman is back!

The milkman is back!

A few decades ago in the West, the expansion of supermarkets, hypermarkets and small neighbourhood shops, as well as the change in habits of many households led to the virtual disappearance of the popular figure of [...]

The benefits of natural compost for the soil

The benefits of natural compost for the soil

The soil that we walk upon when we go to the countryside, or tend a vegetable or flower garden, is full of life. If we incline our gaze to the ground, we will meet other beings [...]

Highlighting the value of our rural world

Highlighting the value of our rural world

Century-old trees, picturesque landscapes, undulating mountains, fertile valleys, ancestral traditions, Ibicenco farming men and women, and those who’ve arrived from outside the island…Pines, junipers, carob, olive, almond, fig and fruit trees, sheep, goats, cows, horses, fields [...]