History

The farm was established in the late nineteenth century by the Marquis Luigi Imperato diThe farm was established in the late nineteenth century by the Marquis Luigi Imperato di Spinete, a prominent figure in Città Sant'Angelo, and was maintained over the years by hisdescendants.

In the second half of the last century improvements to the land were made by theabandonment of sharecropping in favor of direct management. An important irrigation systemwas implemented in order to serve the entire farm, and all stages of crop processing have beenmechanized.

More recently additional funds have been secured for the construction of a biogasplant, allowing for the production of electricity from alternative sources. Together with constantimprovements made to our cultivation techniques, the Imperato agricultural company iscemented as one of the most important agricultural entities in the territory.

Meanwhile, thecompany continues to cultivate more traditional crops such as grapevines, olive trees, fruittrees, and vegetables, so as to keep alive its link with the most ancient local agriculturaltraditions.