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Regione Siciliana - Assessorato Regionale dell'Agricoltura dello sviluppo rurale e della pesca mediterranea
Portale dei Distretti Produttivi - Regione Sicilia
Coordinamento Regfionale Distretti Produttivi Siciliani dell'Agroalimentare e della Pesca

Red Orange of Sicily I.G.P.

I.G.P. (Indication Geographical Protected). The blood orange is among the first local products protected at national level.

Consortium of the orange red IGP

Official site

Ribera orange D.O.P.

Consortium to ensure and distinguish the product “Ribera Orange”, its characteristics, its origin with “Riberella” brand.

Consortium of Orange of Sicily Ribera

Official site

Lemon of Syracuse I.G.P.

Hand harvest. Mature in the Mediterranean sunshine. High quality. All juice and whole peel and cultivated only in Syracuse.

Lemon protection consortium of Syracuse IGP

Official site

Lemon Interdonato I.G.P.

The I.G.P. It is reserved to the cultivar ‘Interdonato’ Messina Jonica, a typical variety grown in the Region of Sicily Ionian coast.

Lemon Interdonato Messina IGP

Official site

Late Tangerine Ciaculli

Quality crops while respecting the environment and biodiversity. Inserted between the Deans of the known foundation “Slow Food”.

The Consortium "Il Tardivo Ciaculli"

Official site

EU organic farming

An agricultural system that seeks to provide, to the consumer, food fresh, tasty and authentic, respecting the systems of natural life.

European Commission Organic Farming

Official site

Through ‘The routes of the orange blossom’

A District project approved by the Ministry of Agricultural, Food and Forestry Policies – MIPAAF (decree n. 93824 of 30 December 2014) for the valorization of citrus fruits and their territories.
The Citrus Production District of Sicily has involved all citrus-growing areas identified under PDO and PFI labels in considering the territory a central element for the identification of the citrus fruits commercialised under the Sicilian umbrella brand of the District, and for an integrated Relational Tourism in Sicily.

Industrial transformation of citrus

The project proposed by the District aims to enhance the market value of quality DOP, IGP and Biological citrus farming products through industrial transformation.

This objective stems from our awareness about the importance of putting in place agreements within the industry aimed to enhance the added value of raw ingredients.

A day in the island of the sun

The Sicily is the main agrumetata region d’Italy, 60% of the total cultivated area.
Four Sicilian citrus are brand …