planting a tree responds to what issues?
Climate change and global warming consideration, GES reduction, carbon capture, biodiversity maintenance, wildlife habitats creation, polluants and fine atmospheric particles reduction, life in the soil maintenance, etc.
Planting food trees/shrubs allows:
Encourage a rural economy, promote food self-sufficiency, etc.
"Let's be the change we want to see in the world"
Gandhi (political activist)
"We don't inherit the earth from our parents, we borrow it from our children"
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (author of The Little Prince)
"Trees are the solution to many problems of our future"
Patrick Moore (Ph.D., Ecologist)
Lapointe orchard & NutNursery
Propagate nut trees from seeds from the family nut orchard ; local seeds generally offering a better guarantee of plant hardiness
Make possible the dream of many to plant food trees and shrubs
Happiness and well-being in a small scale business
- All the operations in the nut orchard and in the nursery are carried out in a context of fun/happiness/well-being and by local labour; The project is family-scale and constitutes a hobby
Respect and professionalism
- Respect is at the heart of our concerns and is based on active listening to customers in a context where professionalism is put forward
Concern for a job well done
- From the seed to the tree, we care for each operation for a well-done job