The research of new varieties of berries, as well as the opportunities offered by new markets such as those of the countries of Asia or the Middle East, will be two of the thematic axes on which the technical content of the 4th International Congress of Red Fruits will focus. presented today at Casa Colón, the same stage that will host the next June 20 and 21.
The president of Freshuelva, Alberto Garrocho, announced that the inaugural conference of the Congress will be carried out by the prestigious and prestigious economist, collaborator with different television programs, José María O’Kean, who will tackle the new challenges and the new opportunities of the sector of the berries.
In the same way, thanked all sponsors, partners and associated companies, partners and participants for their involvement with this Congress, which showed their satisfaction for the great expectation that, once again, is raising, with more than 50 companies that have wanted to have presence in the expository part, as well as a demand for the participations, which is reflected in the high rate of accreditation we have, when just two weeks ago they opened and there are still 12 days left for the start of the Congress. Therefore, he hoped that the Congress will meet the expectations of all participants.
For his part, the president of the Caja Rural del Sur Foundation, José Luis García Palacios, was “delighted” to be in another edition of this event “so special”, while the president of Caja Rural del Sur, José Luis García-Palacios Álvarez stressed that the entity works “hand to hand” to ensure the future of a sector “fundamental for the economy of the province and is continuously innovating to grow.”
The vice president of the Diputación de Huelva, José Fernández, highlighted the importance of the sector of red fruits for the economy of the province to “continue to win the future” and congratulated Freshuelva as organizer of this event, which he hoped will be “ more fruitful than the fourth but less than the fifth, to continue advancing and conquering new markets “.
The territorial delegate of Agriculture and Fisheries of the Board, Pedro Pascual Hernandez, stressed the importance of this congress “for what it means for the sector and because it puts the whole range of our quality products in the best showcase”, after who was convinced of the “usefulness” of a meeting in which there is a transfer of knowledge and experience between countries “very useful”.
Finally, the mayor of Huelva, Gabriel Cruz, was “proud” that Congress reaches the fourth edition and “continue to show that Huelva is competent to host these events”, after which he thanked Freshuelva the courage to do the first and sponsors and institutions their commitment to the sector. Cruz was “convinced that in the next Congress will exceed the expectations of previous years because these forums are essential to listen and learn ideas, which is what makes grow.”
A very varied and attractive content
The 4th International Congress of Red Fruits will feature speakers from China, Dubai, Germany, Argentina or the United States, among other areas or countries, with the aim of always expressing all the concerns or topics of interest of the partners of Freshuelva, their concerns and the aspirations of the future; all for the development of the sector of the red fruits of the province.
On this occasion, research into new varieties of a reference such as the United States will be one of the star themes of this Congress that will look very carefully at the importance of research to further improve the quality of the product.