29.08.2006 - Training Course October 7 and 8, 2006

You can now apply for a training course for snail farmers willing to start a full-cycle site based on the model designed by the International Institute of Heliciculture of Cherasco.

The course will be held on October 7 and 8, 2006, in the province of Rovigo, Italy. [watch the photos]

Saturday 7, at the estate Tenuta Ca' Zen:
10 a.m.: in-class training. Multimedia and paper materials will be made available;
12.30 a.m.: lunch break in the park of the estate;
2 p.m.: in-class training.
Sunday 8, at farm Elicicoltura Adige:
10 a.m.: visit to the farm;
12.30 a.m.: dinner with snail menu;
2 p.m.: closing of course.

The price for the training course is 500€, VAT not included (350€ for Helix Consulting associate members). The price does not include the cost for food and accommodation. The number of available places is limited to guarantee proper training of participants. Please apply before September 30, 2006. For any further information, please e-mail to