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27 – 28 – 29 November 2016 AFE will be present at the Interpom 2016, Belgium.

INTERPOM | PRIMEURS is the most specialized indoor trade fair in Europe for the potato, vegetable and fruit sector where the whole chain is represented, from growers to processing and marketing. INTERPOM | PRIMEURS counts 278 exhibitors (+14% exhibition space) from 15 different countries and 19.529 visitors (+10,5%) of which 23% from abroad (41 countries). This means that the trade fair is now the largest indoor trade platform in Europe – and even worldwide – for all professionals in the potato, fruit and vegatable sector. These growth figures together with the many new products at the event show that there is a strong  confidence in the future of our potato, fruit and vegetable sector.

SUSTAINABLE GROWTH THANKS TO TEHCNOLOGICAL PROGRESS

In practice, running an agricultural enterprise more efficiently by making intelligent use of the technology available results in sustainable growing, commerce and processing. This year’s slogan ‘Growing through precision technology’ puts the emphasis on sustainable growth through technological progress over the whole chain.

TECHNOLOGY ROUTE

Come and discover the new possibilities opened up by exhibitors offering innovative technologies in machines and services – and discover how much growth this could represent for your enterprise.

NEW ‘WALK IN’ SEMINARS

Short ‘walk in seminars’ on initiatives in the field of PRECISION TECHNOLOGY in Belgium and abroad. After a short 10 minute presentation you can enter into a discussion with specialists in the field.

PROGRAMME

27 NOVEMBER 2016

11:30 – 12:00 (French)
Bruno Huyghebaert, CRA-W
Joost Wellens, ULg

13:00 – 13:30 (Dutch)
Koen Mertens, ILVO

14:30 – 15:00 (French)
Bruno Huyghebaert, CRA-W
Joost Wellens, ULg

16:00 – 16u30 (Dutch)
Koen Mertens, ILVO

28 NOVEMBER 2016

10:00 – 10:30 (Dutch)
Marc Sneyders, BAYER
Nicole Viaene, ILVO

11:30 – 12:00 (ENGLISH)
Philip Burgess, AHDB Potato Council

13:00 – 13:30 (French)
Jean-Pierre Goffart, CRA-W
BAYER

14:30 – 15:00 (ENGLISH)
Nicole Viaene, ILVO
Jean-Pierre Goffart, CRA-W

WHO EXHIBITS?

Exhibitors will present products, equipment and services for the whole of the potato, fruit and vegetable sector, from growing to processing and marketing:

  • growing potatoes, fruit and vegetables
  • seeds and plants
  • plant protection products and fertilizers
  • mechanization
  • storage
  • packaging
  • transport
  • marketing
  • environmental care
  • processing
  • food safety
  • research and development
  • trade literature

PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Sunday 27, Monday 28 and Tuesday 28 November 2016
each day form 09:30 – 18:00 hrs

Kortrijk Xpo, halls 1-2-3-4-5 & 6 Doorniksesteenweg 216, BE 8500 Kortrijk
Ample parking possibilities – € 4,00/ticket
Only for professionals

Meet AFE EUROPE at booth 164

Contact us for more information