Who we are
Michele Capone has been a direct farmer since 1994 when, in addition to his computer science activity, he joins that of a farmer following in the footsteps of his family.
Agricola Capone is a company that stands out for its cultivation with certified organic methods. Sustainable and innovative company, it is projected to enhance not only the products but also the places of cultivation and production, including a small farm of farmyard animals and bees.
In 2015 Michele was recognized by the Puglia Region as an “Expert in the knowledge and dissemination of Apulian food culture and tradition” and Agricola Capone, for possessing subjective and objective requirements, is registered in the regional list of Puglia Educational Farms .
Always an open and hospitable company, it has its main operational headquarters in a typical peasant house located on the Belvedere of Dolcecanto, a locality that hosts many other organic houses, in which the families of the assignees peasants lived by buying only salt and matches. The Big Bench 126 of the European BBCP network is installed here. Unique emotion
A historical and identity place in whose enhancement Agricola Capone is strongly committed, for example through the revival of laboratories of the various agri-food and artisan chains aimed at producing the needs for the families, even very large ones, who lived in these places.
Since its establishment, the company has carried out a process of converting crops from conventional to organic. In
the herbaceous category, wheat is grown alternating with legumes, fodder and vegetables. In the arboreal category, it cultivates vines of mainly native vines, olive trees, almonds and walnuts