The Ecochestnut training course comprises four chapters composed of several Topics, which provide a comprehensive coverage of the entire chestnut sector, from the agronomic issues to commercialization and marketing ones. It also shows how organic chestnut farming can be a driving force for rural development in several parts in Europe.

Main goal of this course is to train the chestnut producers in all the different phases of the farming of organic chestnuts, from seeding to marketing.


The 4 Chapters are the following:

Each chapter will provide you with several important topics including theory, case studies, bibliography and links to additional information, video, as well as activities/exercises that will help you go deeper in the subject.

Additionally, a quiz will help you assess your new knowledge at the end of each topic.



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If you decide to work in complete autonomy, your effort will be validated by a Certificate of completion, automatically when you will have completed successfully all the self-evaluation questionnaires provided at the end of each Lessons.

If you are participating to a face-to-face training or to blended learning sessions, please ask your trainer for the Certification process.