Cultivation method

Wild picking or collection is done on plants growing spontaneously in the wild. Picking is usually controlled to ensure survival of the natural resources.

Conventional crops are those from conventional agriculture. This method is the most widely used worldwide. It makes use of synthetic chemical treatments that are applied to protect crops from diseases and pest attacks.

Traditional farming generally entails small plantations established according to local tradition. Local populations know how to grow and use these plants, their techniques learned through longstanding traditions. Often based on the principle of mixed ...
Organic crops are those resulting from organic agriculture subject to certification by a competent body. This cultivation method is obligatorily absent of pesticides or chemical fertilizers. Its objective is to maintain and respect the health of soil ...