Awareness-raising projects


ProSpecieRara markets

Partner: ProSpecieRara
Content: Promotion of traditional Swiss crops and livestock by supporting open-air markets as well as the Stadt-Tomaten (city tomatoes) campaign.
Commitment since: 2003

ProSpecieRara (PSR) Wildegg

Partner: ProSpecieRara 
Content: Exhibition in the cellar of the garden at Schloss Wildegg. Cooperation between ProSpeciaRara and Museum Aargau that shows how visitors can contribute to preserving old varieties.
Commitment since: 2016

Slow Food markets

© Slow Food

Partner: Slow Food Switzerland
Content: Supporting Slow Food markets to increase public awareness of sustainable food culture.
Commitment since: 2017

Umwelt Arena

© Laurent Burst

Partner: W. Schmid AG
Content: Partnership with the Umwelt Arena in Spreitenbach, which has been offering its visitors guidance in consuming sustainable products since 2012.
Commitment since: 2012

Greenhouses in Wolhusen and Frutigen

Partner: Wolhusen and Frutigen greenhouses 
Content: Sustainable use of resources with closed cycles and use of industrial and geothermal waste heat.

Transfer of experiences and knowledge about healthy, enjoyable nutrition, overfishing of the oceans, aquacultures, sustainable food production, tropics plus solar and geothermal energy.
Commitment since: 2007

2017 plant campaign

Partner: Bio Suisse
Content: School classes are provided free of charge with 1'000 plant sets with organic herb seedlings and organic seeds as well as ideas for lessons.

The project makes a major contribution to helping children, adolescents and teachers address the topics of bees and biodiversity.
Commitment since: 2016

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