HELLAGRO SA, a pioneer in the packaging and preservation of fresh fruits and vegetables, announces its participation as Platinum Sponsor at the World Congress entitled “Sustainable Production of High Quality Cherries for the European Market”, organized by the University of Thessaly, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and the Cyprus University of Technology in the city of Naoussa (Center for the Documentation of Industrial Heritage “Christos Lanaras”, ERIA) from 4 to 8 April 2016.

More than 100 researchers will participate in the event, from 35 countries in Europe (Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Spain, Lithuania, Netherlands, Norway, Turkey, England, etc.), but also from Asia, America and Oceania.

The conference will cover the whole spectrum of cherry growing, from genetic material and cultivation techniques to packing, maintenance, distribution and nutrition issues.  In addition, distinguished scientists from all over the world will participate as invited speakers to cover specific issues of interest in cherry growing.

Details of the conference can be found on the relevant website www.cherry2016.gr, but also at www.hellagro.gr.