Events

27th International Agricultural Exhibition Agropromotion 2017

The 27th International Agricultural Exhibition Agropromotion 2017 was held in Nawojowa near Nowy Sącz between 9 and 10 September 2017.

The Małopolski Agricultural Advisory Centre was an organizer of Agropromotion, whereas the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Krzysztof Jurgiel and the Małopolski Voivode Piotr Ćwik assumed the honorary patronage over the exhibition. The Undersecretary of State Ryszard Zarudzki officially opened the exhibition.

The Agropromotion exhibition is the largest outdoor event of the agricultural sector in Małopolska. During the exhibition, about 300 companies from agricultural and agriculture-related sectors as well as folk artists, agritourism farm owners, organic food producers and beekeepers presented their offer. Moreover, scientific centres, agriculture serving institutions, district offices promoting their region took part in Agropromotion. During the exhibition, the awards for the winners of Agroleague competition, for the best agritourism farm in Małopolska and for the best organic farm were handed. More than 30 000 visitors came to Nawojowa, who could see the exhibitions of farm animals (sheep, goats), small livestock (poultry, rabbits, chinchillas) and exotic animals (snakes, fish, insects). The final of the 7th Polish Championship in Sheep Shearing with Traditional Method aroused a very large interest of the public.