Excellent survival rates of Cocoons

Over the course of the summer Volterra’s team has monitored the several plantings that were undertaken last Spring. In general good results were obtained. In the pictures some details of the Pla de Santa María plantation in possibly the worst possible conditions: an illegal waste dump that was covered in stones, rock and just very[…]

FGW production site visit by IRIS

Today, the team of IRIS uav services visited FGW’s factory in Lodz (Poland) to film the production process and interview the responsible managers for the Cocoon production. FGW has 2 factories (also one in Germany), but Poland is currently producing the new Cocoons as they have more space and the right equipment to incorporate all[…]

Trial plantings finished

In the toughest months of the year (April until early June) and in which normally nobody plants any trees anymore, the Volterra team planted several thousand new Cocoons in 6 locations to test them for their functionality. The trees (a mixture of oaks, pines and local species) were planted in different terrains (quarry mine, burnt[…]