The last 4th of may, The Natural Hand organized the I Kaki Forum in the Valencian town of Albal, sponsored by the Valencian Institute of Agricultural Research ( IVIA ) and Caja Rural, in which more than a hundred companies and professionals from different agricultural areas of the province were brought together.
Within this framework, a technical conference about the kaki took place, addressing issues such as pests and common diseases and its varieties, machinery and post-harvest and export markets. Several presentations were organized for the development of the thematic blocks by the industry experts as Alberto Urbaneja, Francisco Beitia, Antonio Vicent, Marisa Badenes, Naval Sea, Patricia Chueca, Alejandra Salvador and Juan Carlos Martinez, CEO of The Natural Hand. It was also attended by international benchmark companies as Fruitech.
This meeting was an opportune time for the sector to put in evidence the demand of free trade of Kaki, it was useful as well as setting out the concerns, experience and technical knowledge about the product.