XI International Fair CATTLE FARM

Between 25th and 27th February 2011 in the Hall Arena in Poznań XI International Fair CATTLE FARM and the Showroom of Feed Carts and Machines for Collecting and Conservation of Fodder took place.

About 160 companies, the representatives of agricultural press, associations and trade institutions participated in the fair. During three days several thousand visitors from the whole country visited the fair.

The following were co-organizers of the International Fair “Cattle Farm 2011”: National Association for the Promotion of Rural Areas, Polish Federation of Cattle Breeders and Dairy Farmers, Polish Society of Veterinary Sciences, Polish Association of Beef Cattle Breeders and Producers, Polish Association of Meat Cattle Producers as well as Great Poland Association of Breeders and Cattle Producers and Great Poland Agricultural Chamber. The scientific patronage over the fair was taken by Poznań University of Life Sciences.

“Cattle Farm” has been included as a constant part of the calendar of fair events as the biggest undertaking of this kind. Stalls of the companies, which presented modern methods of breeding and raising animals and agricultural machines generated a lot of interest. The participation in the fair was an inimitable occasion to become acquainted with modern trends in agriculture. What has a large significance is the educational aspect of the fair and presenting mutual expectations on the level buyer – seller. In the Fair Cattle Farm, National Research Institute of Animal Production took part for the third time. The stall aroused a lot of interest of the visitors. The employees of the Institute came into a lot of precious contacts, which – through the mutual cooperation will allow the Institute in a better and better way to disseminate the results of scientific research.