One week ago we take a part in the Conference dedicated black currant in Vilnius (Lithuania) as the exclusive sponsor of The IBA Global Blackcurrant Annual Production Report. Please, read our short relations and see some photos.,
Vilnius is the capital of Lithuania and is the second biggest city of the Baltic states. Vilnius is classified as a Gamma global city according to GaWC studies, and is known for its Old Town of beautiful architecture,
The Conference was organized in Artis Hotel which is situated in the Centre of this beautiful city. First two days was connected with crop protection solutions and new black currant cultivars and breeding. The actual results for the black currant production in the world was analyzed and the individual participation of some countries in this results.
The participants of the Conference and the speakers had possibility to share their own experience.
There was organized the trip on two black currant plantations on the third day. There was mini exhibition with machinery for black currant on Mr. Petronis’ Farm. We as a producer also showed our harvester JOANNA – the newest model, multifunctional machine SAVA and roots shredder SAMSON.
The owner of the farm, Mr. Petronis showed also his pruning machine ROCH, which works with very good effect on his plantation.
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