Low-budget agricultural press trips programme announced for 2018
Organic farming in Germany, a celebration of agricultural media in Croatia and a ‘hop-to-glass’ look at Czech beer are amongst the highlights for this year’s low-budget press trips, organised by ENAJ member associations.
In addition to the low-budget press trips, the ENAJ management committee also plans to arrange for ENAJ member journalists to attend the two informal meetings of the EU agricultural ministers’ council. These are hosted by the country holding the six-month EU Presidency: Bulgaria and Austria.
The provisional list of trips is as follows:
April 6 – 7
Press trip focusing on antibiotic use in dairy farming.
June 3 – 5
In combination with the informal council of the agricultural ministers in the EU, a press trip with roses, lavender oil, grain, dairy, bio and organic farming.
June 6 – 10
An introduction to Croatian agriculture, in the Slavonia region, with visits to both small and large farms (fish, olive, dairy, pigs and wineries), agricultural institutes, and a celebration of the 70th anniversary of the national agricultural radio program.
July 11 – 15
Dutch Roots, the IFAJ World Congress, Wageningen. Tours to a variety of farms, institutes, greenhouses and companies.
August 22 – 25
Organic farming in Rostock.
September 3 – 7
‘Beer from hop to glass’. Farm visits to hop and grain farms.
September 23 – 25
Farm visits in Tyrol, in combination with the informal council of the agricultural ministers in the EU.
November 26 – 28
Herning. ENAJ AGM at the Agromek Fair with elections and farm visit – and the famous Viking Dinner!
More information about the application process for each trip will be posted here on the ENAJ site, and on our social media channels. Keep your eyes open for more updates!