History

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History of Asparagus

Asparagus is a perennial herbaceous plant perhaps originating from Mesopotamia. The interest in this plant as a vegetable dates back to antiquity, but it seems that only at the end of the Middle Ages began its cultivation on a large scale. With the discovery of the New World also the asparagus crossed the ocean and …

History of the Mazza Giacomo farm

    Born and raised in the farming world, we have developed the passion for the cultivation of asparagus, Mazza’s flagship product. Revaluing the production of the precious vegetable, experimenting with new techniques, such as planting in rows and covering the ground with black sheets. Over the years, the experience gained, the sacrifices, the patience …