Conversations with Maltese Farmers

Conversations with Maltese Farmers

Paul Portelli

Paul is a local farmer working in the limits of Rabat. He has been farming from a very young age since when he used to help out his father in the fields. At the age of 18 he went off to work in the hotel industry but ultimately returned to his true passion at age 36. He has been working a full-time farmer for 12 years now and he loves his work. He grows a variety of crops mainly carrots, potatoes and strawberries.  
This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This article reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.
  This project is co-financed by the  Ministry for Education and Employment (MEDE) and the Parliamentary Secretary for Youth, Sport and Voluntary Organisation.