Davao City will host the First National Vegetables Marketing Summit on April 22 to 23. The event aims to gather around 500 vegetable farmers, producers and buyers from the different regions.
One of the important issues to be discussed in the summit is organic farming. The shift from conventional methods to organic farming will help the country position itself as a main vegetable supplier in the global market. Other concerns such as the uneven distribution of vegetable supply and unstable prices will also be addressed.
i understand this is the first of its kind to be held in the country. commendable! please give me details on the vegetable marketing summit–where, when, it will be held; who to contact or interview for more details; contact numbers or email addresses, fees, etc. also , will it be open to the public? covered by media from manila? who are the organizers? what will the features of the summit be? cooking demo using vegetables, etc.? looking forward to your answer. thank you.
The summit will be held at the Davao Convention and Trade Center and it is organized by Vegetable Industry Council for Southern Mindanao (Vicsmin) and the Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office (DA-RFU) in Southern Mindanao.
Here is the link to how you can contact DA – RFU XI.