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Learn how to peel cork - Course 2019

Presentation and Objectives

The cork cam is one traditional activity with more than two centuries of existence and which, even today,
it is done manually. Every summer, the pods are extracted which will later be used to make corks, agglomerate and
other products To make one sustainable use, and peel the corks without damaging the scorpion, you need
know about
In this course, co-organized by the Agricultural School and the ICSuro, we want to facilitate the knowledge of this tradition and give the basic notions, theoretical and practical, to everyone who wants to improve or start in this activity.

You will work with a small group to be able to follow up more individually and learn different
work methodologies.


PROGRAM

  • INTRODUCTION TO THE WORLD OF SUBERICULTURE, Wed. July 2
  • THE SURER SECTOR IN CATALONIA, Wed. July 2
  • HOW THE CAM SEASON IS ORGANIZED, Wed. July 2
  • PRACTICAL CORK CAM IN THE FOREST, Wed. 2, Dec. 3 and Thursday 4th of July

teaching staff

Xavi Vila Roure, technical forestry engineer
Quim Gubau Torrent, biologist
ICSuro technician


realization

Place: Can Vilallonga – Cassà de la
jungle
Calendar: July 2, 3 and 4
Schedule: From 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m
Course duration: 24 hours

registrations

You can enroll in the Forestry Agricultural School through
the link: https://forms.gle/FPn7rpYvLL6Jpc7E6
Coordinator:
Mireia Oliva, telephone 972 84 17 65,
to/e: mireia.oliva@gencat.cat
Course cost:
Registration fee: 32 euros

 

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