The province of Cuneo, shielded by the Alps and characterized by the right altitude for fruit growing, is home to three major companies in Saluzzo and Cuneo areas, all rigorously certified according to GLOBAL-GAP standards.

The foothills, between 300 and 600 m, are key growing areas for the most prestigious varieties of peaches and nectarines, the famous red apples of Cuneo, the most delicious plum varieties and lush kiwi orchards, all grown in the Cuneo, Saluzzo, Revello and Lagnasco districts.