In 1929, that is more than eight decades ago, a beautiful journey has started into the world of herbs, bringing together traditions and innovation to obtain teas and remedies from medicinal herbs, which gained the confidence of Romanians everywhere.
Andrei Farago and the First Romanian Company for cultivating medicinal herbs
In fact, Dacian traditions have taken shape even earlier, at Orastie, with the set-up of the first pharmacy “La Leul de Aur”, recorded in 1697.
Two centuries later, as the leader of the pharmacy we find Andrei Farago, a visionary pharmacist, an outstanding figure in the scientific world of the interwar period. His passion for medicinal herbs but also for things well and correctly done, led to the idea of transposing the folk wisdom into science, by founding in 1929, the company “Digitalis, the first Romanian company for the cultivation of medicinal herbs Orastie”, which is named today Fares.