Altri tempi ... anni fa ... Renzo Guidi

Renzo Guidi is a true man of the mountains, Barga born and bred, storehouse and repository of much wisdom and ancient sayings.... It was he who told me that if I wanted a quick weather check I should watch the local big mountain. Se La Pania porta il cappello, Contadino, prendi l'ombrello – and yes how true this is. A cloud-capped mountain predicts the rain. Weather is a vital factor for agriculture in the mountains. Click here to download the article.