Study tour horticultural sector

Country Spain
Year 2012
Keywords Open field (Murcia) and greenhouse (Almeria) vegetable production, marketing chain
Assignment DLV-plant
Funding Agricultural Development Fund, Riyadh, KSA
Affiliation

Specific activities are:

  • Study tour for representatives of the Saudi agricultural sector
  • Consumer markets (wholesale and retail)
  • Food safety- and quality inspection and implantation
  • Open field- and greenhouse vegetable production
  • Irrigation water distribution and use
  • Integrated pest management and biological control
  • Research, Marketing board
  • Auction system in producer areas
  • 1st and 2nd degree marketing cooperatives
Greenhouse vegetable production