The international trade show will showcase novelties, cutting-edge technology and techniques for agriculture, forestry, food processing industry, viticulture and winemaking. For modern production and breeding it will offer equipment, seeds as well as plant and animal care products. Visitors will be able to enjoy the best produce, food and wines. At the forefront will be the new generation of producers, who will also offer their products in the young farmers’ market.
AGRA will also cultivate the future with organic farming. The best traditions and new sustainable practices will come to life with professional animal exhibitions, attractive presentations in the show ring, lush fair gardens and forest park plantation. For the prosperity of the present, excellent food from our vicinity will be catered for. This will be in the spotlight on Gastronomy Day, which will announce Slovenia as the European Gastronomic Region of 2021. On a daily basis, the renowned chefs in Agra’s kitchen will pamper visitors with culinary creations made from award winning products from the professional quality assessments, as well as fresh vegetables from the fair’s gardens.
AGRA will extend the mission of cooperation as the basis for joint success. It will ensure the fertility of domestic and international fields. In Ptuj, the day before the opening of the fair, a conference of European agricultural ministers will be held, who will be active on Saturday at the fair. The list of invitees includes all ministers of EU Member States, candidate countries and potential candidates. Along with the Partner Country, Austrian Styria, national presentations were announced by Hungary, Croatia, Northern Macedonia, Poland, Bulgaria and Vietnam. The ”City Cooperation II” project, which brings together 24 cities of neighbouring Slovenia, Austria and Hungary, will be presented. The international cooperation meeting MEET4BUSINESS AGRA 2019, organized by Pomurski sejem in cooperation with the Maribor Development Agency / Enterprise Europe Network will attract buyers and importers, which are especially interesting for Slovenian and foreign companies.
As tradition dictates, Agra will be a social, cheerful, friendly, tasty, fun and useful event. Not only for business people, farmers and professionals, but for all those who put their trust in tasty and healthy food, produced with respect to man and the environment.