The estate is located within the Tuscan Archipelago National park. As a consequence the principles of sustainable agricolture are the mainstem of the estate agronomic policy:
- Production of healthy and safe food, optimizing resources and available technical equipment
- Preserve and protect the environment’s quality and its natural resources
- Improve the farmers’ quality of life.
In summary: to have in itself the ability to self mantain in time (generation to generation) without loosing own qualities.
Fertilization is achieved with organic composts and the practice of "green manure" (sowing of legumes between the vineyards, which fix nitrogen and are then buried during blooming).
Weed control is carried out by mechanical processing or hoeing. For plant protection, the interventions are based on an integrated approach, with minimal use of pesticides.
Irrigation is not performed not to deplate the poor water endowment in the area.