In Portugal, where cork processing is a highly developed industry, cork oak landscapes are often dominated by a unique pastoral system shaped by humans, know as montado.  The montado gives rise to a unique system of mixed farming, neither agriculture, forestry nor pastoral-ism, but an integrated mix of all three, designed and developed over millennium’s to secure the greatest abundance from often harsh and inhospitable condition.




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