The UK’s fresh produce leaders will gather this summer to celebrate all that is best in the UK Festival of Fresh will take place on 13 July 2021 and is organised by the Fresh Produce Journal with the support of the National Farmers’ Union, British Growers, British Apples & Pears, British Summer Fruits, the National Fruit Show, and the Worshipful Company of Fruiterers.
UK to hold Festival of Fresh event in July
European Organic Congress 2021 to take place online from Lisbon on 16-18 June 2021
The European Organic Congress by IFOAM, with the title “Organic’s contribution to the European Green Deal”, aims this year to inspire the participants by focusing on how the agri-food sector’s initiatives enhance the transition towards a more sustainable food system, through the aid of leading examples from representatives and experts amidst the organic sector. The New EU Organic Regulation 848/2018 will also be explored, while focusing on its implications for the objective of 25% EU organic land by 2030.
Natexpo: a 2021 show keenly anticipated by the sector’s professionals
NATEXPO will be held next 24, 25 and 26 October 2021, with the clear intention of holding it, as they did in 2020, in the best conditions for all participants. In fact, NATEXPO is the only organic product physical event of this scale scheduled in 2021. Furthermore, it will be taking up quarters for the first time in Villepinte’s Hall 6, one of the largest in the exhibition centre. This long-standing trade show can rely on the loyalty of its exhibitors and its force of attraction towards new ones.
Macfrut 2021 introduces itself to Latin America
48 hours in Bordeaux
The micro-events were very diverse, with attendees invited to notably visit an endive cultivation inside an old German blockhouse. /// © Alexandra Sautois, Eurofresh Distribution
On the last weekend of April, Bordeaux put on its finest clothes to celebrate 48 hours of urban agriculture (48h de l’agriculture urbaine).
Europatat Congress 2021 – Registrations are open!
Europatat, the European Potato Trade Association, is excited to announce the opening of registrations for its upcoming annual Europatat Congress that will be organised on Thursday, 10th of June in a virtual format. This year’s event is open to the whole potato sector (registration is free of charge). Register today and don’t miss the opportunity to join the annual gathering of the European potato community!
Global Women Fresh announces line-up for WOFI event
IBO SUMMIT 2021
Colombia's 13 thousand opportunities for doing business with the world
During ProColombia's Reactivation macro business matchmaking forum, April 12-23, close to 1,000 companies from 62 countries on four continents will hold 13,000 virtual business appointments with 2,000 Colombian companies from 26 departments. Among the most prominent buyers are PriceSmart, Hyatt, The Home Depot, Toyota, Jerónimo Martins, Ralph Lauren, and Electronic Arts.