On October 18, 2016 there was organized the first workshop of the international experts group of the company EPRD Office for Economic Policy and Regional Development Ltd. – developer of the master plan for the project «Development of the Grodno agro industrial park». The topic of the seminar was «On the way to the establishing of the footsteps for the Grodno Agro Park».
For the participation in the workshop there were invited all the project partners, representatives of the fruits, berries and vegetables sector of Grodno region, farmer enterprises, processors, educational institutions workers.
The main aim of the workshop was studying of opportunities and participation potential of the planned to be established agro industrial park in the development of the sector for production and processing of vegetables, fruits and berries, examining of growers and processors necessities, complex evaluation of production processes and their improvement methods. During the seminar there was conducted a SWOT analysis of the whole cycle of fruits, berries and vegetables production starting from the growing methods, raw materials analysis, processor deliveries, packing, marketing and final recipients delivery.
The workshop participants announced their proposals for the possible activities directions in the project for the planning of Agro Park in the part of accent for the scientific and research works and marketing compound of the project initial stages.
The seminar participants welcomed the format of the workshop, especially in the part of work groups organization and expressed interest in the further seminars participation within the project.
We express our thanks to all the participants.All photos