Strawberry picking
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Strawberries: From field to plate

The demand for year-round strawberries in Europe means business is good for farms growing the so-called "red gold" in southern Spain.

However, some farms are drawing water from illegal boreholes, threatening the nearby wetlands of the Donana National Park.

Ramon Goni visits one farm which is against this practice and tracks the path of its organic strawberries to their final destination on the shelves of a Swiss supermarket.

  • 27 May 2011
  • From the section Europe