Cherasco Worldwide Institute of Snail Breeding

Istituto Internazionale di Elicicoltura Cherasco

The main aim of the institute is to research the biological cycle production of the helix species gastronomic snails. It was founded in Cherasco, Italy, in 1973 by Giovanni Avignana. They mainly carried out experimental breeding practices in order to verify the economic viability of creating a group of reproductive animals from which to obtain ever increasing […]