Wild flowers and millenary olive trees, vegetables and cereals, grapes and meat: all this is part of the universe that is São Lourenço do Barrocal. Agriculture and livestock are one of the most unique components of the estate, paying a fair tribute to the people who founded it. It is an expression of the local nature that attracts birds, butterflies and all other sorts of wildlife. Green is always present, to appease the sunny summers, merging with the gold of the landscape.
Near to the old water wheels and irrigation canals what used to be so vital for the vegetable garden that once existed inside the walls, the orchard is a fragrant garden dedicated to producing different fruit varieties for consumption of the restaurant and hotel. Let yourself be carried away by the beauty of the seasons, the leaves, the flowers and the colors of all kinds of fruit trees: apple, pear, peach, orange, fig and cherry, just to name a few.
Seasons rule above everything else in this farm garden. With raised beds where crops are organically cultivated in order to provide guests with the freshest vegetables, herbs and fruits, it follows a strict planting calendar so the ecosystem has a bountiful and ecologically friendly effect.