Vine growing and wine production are very developed in the Mediterranean region. The climatic and agronomic conditions here are conducive to growing the best varieties of grapes, from which excellent wines are made – including the well-known wines of Tuscany and the Languedoc region.
The olive tree is an integral part of the Mediterranean culture and history. Moreover, it is a symbol of peace, and it is found on the emblem of the World Peace Congress.
Sheep were kept as domesticated animals already in the primitive times, at the beginning of human civilisation.
Sheep are raised for their meat, wool, milk, lard and skin.