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Potential of acorns discussed at the Alentejo region

Tuesday, 31 March 2015 Posted in StarTree, News

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On 20 March 2015, a symposiun was held at the Herdade do Freixo do Meio, in Alentejo region to discuss acorns and their importance as food for humans as well as animals. The organiser if the event, Alfredo Cunhal Sendim, has been working on recovering the Montado system in the region by valuating the acorns of cork oak and holm oak.

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