Organization of a seminar to present the silvopastoral model in Pupiales On 25 March, the Impulso Verde Kuaspe Foundation organised a seminar to present the silvopastoral model to representatives of the ASOPROLECHE dairy farmers’ cooperative in the municipality of Pupiales (78 farmers). We invited the professor Diego Rosendo Chamorro Viveros, from the Universidad Nacional Abierta…
Minga by Impulso Verde and the Nursery Network associations – Reforesting the páramo of the Cumbal volcano
Minga by Impulso Verde and associations of the Nursery Network – Reforesting the paramo of Cumbal volcano On Sunday October 18, the agroecological association Puma-Maki, village Muellamues in the municipality of Guachucal, organized a minga to plant native trees in the paramo of Cumbal volcano. Minga is a word derived from Quechua that means: “shared…
The associations of the Impulso Verde Nursery Network received training in vegetable oil transformation as part of the Alternative Economies and reforestation projects.
Luisa Delgado, agricultural engineer at Impulso Verde, designed and installed the irrigation system for the Manantial de Vida nursery.
Impulso Verde Colombia participated in the 2020 edition of the “Latinoamerica Verde” Awards. The project presented aims to preserve the moorland ecosystem and water resource in the Colombian Andes. Fact is, in Colombia, 60% of the water consumed comes from the moors.
The beekeeping project began in October 2019 with the 4 community associations in Aldana, Cumbal, Potosí and Guachucal. Impulso Verde’s team selected a qualified beekeeper for the construction of hives, the breeding of queens and their colonies, and the formation of several representatives of the communities.