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Of American origin, the tomato has found in province of Parma fertile ground already starting from the second half of the 19th century. The seat of the Museum couldn't be more appropriate: inside the courtyard of Giarola, a center of medieval food processing, home to a processing industry for the first sixty years of the ' 900.
The exhibition, organized in seven thematic sections with the tale of history, with the arrival of the tomato to Europe in ' 500 and its subsequent spread in food culture; continues with the second section that illustrates the development of the processing industry in th
The core of the Museum was established within the Beautiful Leaf Farm Barn, near Collecchio, and widens the occupied country house environments, even those inhabited by Gauthier. It is a museum collection is unique in its kind, composed of everyday objects and work tools that the inspiration of Ettore Guatelli (1921-2000), elementary teacher and collector, was able to transform into a construction scenographic type. The pieces, about 60000, were placed on the walls and ceilings of the House playing simple geometric patterns that give rise to a compositional effect. Among these are agricultural