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trees planted
3,28,,697
surface planted
926 Ha

information

PUR Hexagone is a program aiming at planting trees and shrubs in parts of France, in close partnership with farmers and land owners willing to improve their crops systems through agroforestry. This program aims at supporting:

  • Biodiversity
  • Soils fertility improvement
  • Crop protection
  • Crop diversification
  • Sustainable livestock

 

“I’m not an operator. I don’t take land without a return. I don’t take all the resources out of my land and then, once it’s degraded, go somewhere else. That’s what agroforestry is all about, and we’re going to measure its impact“. – Remi Seingier

 

Location

France

Type

Agroforestry and reforestation

Local partner

AFAC-Agroforesteries

Participants

461 Farmers and landowners, associations, local communities

Achievements

328,697 planted trees

supply chain

Beef , Cereals , Dairy , Fruits and Vegetables , Poultry , Water

Species planted

  • Frêne commun, Fraxinus excelsior
  • Chêne pédonculé, Quercus Robur
  • Merisier, Prunus Avium
  • Aulne glutineux, Alnus glutinosa
  • Erable champêtre, Acer campestris
  • Charme commun, Carpinus betulus
  • Noisetier, Corylus Avellana
  • Chêne vert, Quecus ilex
  • Arbousier, Arbutus unedo
  • Grenadier, Ficus carica
  • Aulne de Corse, Alnus cordata
  • Frêne à fleurs, Fraxinus ornus
  • Frêne oxyphille, Fraxinus angustifolia
  • Micocoulier, Celtis australis
  • Figuiers, Ficus carica
  • Fusain d’Europe, Euonymus europaeus
  • Pistachier vrai, Pisticia vera
  • Pistachier lentisque, Pistacia lentiscus

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