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Regional Rice from Ticino

Regional Rice from Ticino

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Regional rice growing areas have existed in Ticino for the past 90 years. The company Terreni alla Maggia owns rice fields in the Maggia Delta and produces a local alternative to Asian rice. We will be looking at why rice cultivation in Ticino has become an unexpected success story.

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Apricots from the Valais Region

Apricots from the Valais Region

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Apricots, with their velvety soft skin, are particularly popular with the Swiss. However, not all locals know that the orange fruit is grown directly in their own country — despite the fact that apricot production has been a tradition in Valais for many years and is part of the cultural heritage of the canton of Valais.

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Swiss Bees: Valuable Harvest Helpers

Swiss Bees: Valuable Harvest Helpers

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April and May is the flowering season for rape fields and fruit trees, which means a big feast for the local bees. We’re going to tell you how you can contribute to the preservation of these important insects.

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L’élevage et le respect de la vie animale sont compatibles

L’élevage et le respect de la vie animale sont compatibles

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La Suisse est depuis toujours un pays propice à l’élevage car une grande partie du territoire n’est pas cultivable : Les Alpages. On trouve des traces d’élevages d’Aurochs à l’Age de bronze …

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Wild Switzerland

Wild Switzerland

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The autumn is burning in insatiable auburn flames and so is our palate craving for strong flavoured gamey meat. Yes the previous sentence might sound a little over-dramatic, but, hey, the …

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Le chocolat en Suisse

Le chocolat en Suisse

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Comment une fève venue tout droit des tropiques s’impose dans la fabrication d’un produit qui fait la réputation de la Suisse à travers le monde ? …

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