A photo of a food forest

Project information

Name of food forest



VELICS stands for Food Forest with E ducational Purpose in L opikerwaard by ICS consultants. By converting a former fruit orchard into a food forest, we aim to: - Increasing biodiversity (from low stem fruit orchard to food forest) on a plot an 3ha consisting of a production forest and experience forest - To provide a place for education and inspiration for the immediate area, farmers, businesses and other interested parties - Offering a place aimed at community building by introducing people to a food forest in a fun and accessible way - Shortening the food chain by growing various species that result in a year-round harvest for the region

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Type of soil

Clay soil


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