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VieWwoof in Sabina: walking and mapping, 25-26 november 2016

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On 25 and 26 November - as part of an initiative VieWwoof project - there will be a walk in Sabina (Rieti) to identify and map walkways that connect the train station Civita Castellana-Magliano with the host Convento S. Andrea Collevecchio, via the hostfarm Le Spinose in Magliano Sabina.

The walk starts at 14 on Friday 25th at the Civita Castellana - Magliano in Borghetto railway station.
With a walk of about 1h30 'it will reach the farm Le Spinose, which will host a mapping workshop, we will eat and spend the night on the farm. Saturday, with a walk of about four hours, we will reach The Convent of Collevecchio, where there will be a picnic lunch.
For participation there is a contribution of €25 which includes dinner on Friday, the overnight stay (bring your own sleeping bag), breakfast and lunch on Saturday.
For those who participate only on the Saturday 26th the contribution is €15, lunch included.
For this walk you need to be at Le Spinose, Location Colle Croce snc, Magliano Sabina (RI) at 9 o'clock in the morning.
Part of your contribution will be used to pay off the loan granted by the mutual self-managed MAG6 to Ammappalitalia to develop a map of the paths (http://www.ammappalitalia.it/
the-map /) between countries, farms and public transport hubs, a project promoted by WWOOF Italia.
For information and to book contact Marco Loperfido (msloperfido@gmail.com -3396914141) by 15 November.

VieWWOOF project.
Traveling between WWOOF Italia farms without using cars
WWOOF Italia (wwoof.it) is an association which has a network of approximately 850 farms / educational centres, practicing natural farming as a lifestyle choice, able to accommodate our members from around the world, for stays of collaboration and learning. The possibility to travel between these farms in an environmentally friendly way and so in keeping with our values is an idea that came to some members and friends of WWOOF Italia who are undertaking to develop a project that encourages the creation and use of these means.
The project VieWWOOF aims to identify and then map out routes - which will then be available for all to use- to connect the WWOOF Italia farms, creating a network of communication routes for walking, cycling, by horse/donkey and eventually by public transport, finding hospitality in stop overs en route. To strengthen exchanges within the WWOOF network and its various geographical areas, with an easy and economical to produce method, with consultation and sharing, to enable and encourage an inexpensive and natural way of moving and traveling. Covering an area we know in silence and in the natural environment / culture, the care of which is the starting point of any natural farming. The network, starting with WWOOF farms, will be open up the territory and other existing routes, making them more available to the growing nation of walkers.
For more info (in Italian) visit:
ammappalitalia.it

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