Strategy and Experience to Market the Amazonian Fruits in Switzerland/EU (paper)
Summary It’s the idea to make underutilized fruits to cash crops in order to improve livelihood and to contribute to environmental protection. The aim is the protection of Amazonian rainforest by generating income in a sustainable manner. As a model is used the 30’000 ha sustainable forest project ‘Precious Woods’. The four fruits are grown in diversified agroforestry systems.