During Expo 2015, Cascina Triulza has also been “A place for children and schools", with over 35.000 guys and children involved in the laboratories and in the didactic visits. So many spaces devoted to the more young people and the initiatives promoted by Fondazione Triulza and from the numerous organizations of the civil society that have participated in the cultural program of the Pavillion.
More than 5.000 children between the 4 and the 10 years have participated in the over 500 laboratories of the Children Lab, where through the game and the practical, they have take on the themes of the environmental sustainability, the importance of the water and the healthy eating. Everyday 18 organizations of the Third Sector have been busy with the Children Lab guys , that has been realized with the support of CAP Holding - Fondazione LIDA and Valfrutta.
In Cascina Triulza a lot of little aspirants chef has learned the creation of savory recipes, the aware use of the food, the attention to the seasonality, to the sustainability and the importance of the raw material. All this with the kitchen laboratories achieved by Federica Fiocchetti of Masterchef 4, inventor of the project, along with Fuudly.
Among the more frequented didactic activities, nine thematic itineraries for the schools are been studied by NGO ACRA-CCS experts within the European project EAThink2015, in order to allow the guys to discover the most amusing and educational proposals among the many offers of the World Exhibition, ACRA visits have involved 4.500 guys of 183 classes of the primary and secondary schools.
Cascina Triulza has also been a great didactic farm. Daily the Grana Padano cheese factory has shown the whole cycle of the cheese production to all visitors. The children are been able to approach to the milk chain thanks to Cow Margherita, a didactic cow that perfectly reproduces a true cow and that the little visitors have been able to milk under the guide of qualified agronomists.
Indeed, the guided visits at the spaces of the present organizations in the exposition area are great request, activity to which has participated over 17.000 guys from the kindergarten to the high schools.
Cascina Triulza has also been a point of relax for the families with their babies: in the Baby Care area , mothers and fathers have found a comfortable place, endowed with equipments, where play with their children, take care of them and feed them in calm.