Regione Lombardia: training sessions for farmers on organic agriculture (IT)


The Directorate General for Agriculture of the Lombardy Region is organizing a series of training sessions devoted to organic agriculture, for farmers resident in the Region.

The topics of the meetings will focus on conversion,  techniques, opportunities and market.

The calendar of the meetings is the following:

· Tuesday, 20 October: ORGANIC FARMING, lecturer: dr. Marcello Flying

· Wednesday, 21 October: ORGANIC HORTICULTURE, professor Antonio Corbari

· Tuesday, 27 October: ORGANIC VITICULTURE , teachers: Dr. Paolo Di Francesco and dr. Pierluigi Donna.

The meetings will take place from 11.30 to 13.30 in the hall "Pianeta Lombardia" inside Expo 2015.

Participants will be able to access the site of Expo 2015 with tickets provided by the Lombardy Region.

The places available for each meeting are 28.

In case of a higher number of applications, the organizers will compile a ranking based on the date of the application and on the farm orientation, as much as possible consistent with the theme of the different meetings.

Only one person for each farm will be accepted.

Applications must be sent by 12 October to the following email address: , indicating:

· Name

· Surname

· Farm

· Street address

· Orientation (livestock, horticulture, wine)

· Whether organic or conventional

· Meeting of interest

· Email address

· Phone

The Programme

Source: Regione Lombardia