Record attendance at TSW 2017!
On January 11 and 12, 2017, at the Ptak Warsaw Center, the 7th edition of the TSW Vegetable and Horticulture Trade Fair 2017 was held. It is currently the largest industry event in Poland for fruit and vegetable producers. This year's edition 16,000 m² of exhibition space was in use and 266 exhibitors from Poland and abroad presented their offer. Compared to last year, as many as 62 new companies joined the group of exhibitors.
Over the course of two days, the fair was visited by 14,230 people (entry to the fair was registered), i.e. almost 2,400 people more than in the previous year. Many guests came from abroad: Belarus, Ukraine, Lithuania, Estonia, the Netherlands, Germany, Austria and Italy.
On the first day, during the ceremonial opening of the TSW 2017, prof. Szczepan A. Pieniążek prizes were awarded for the fourth time. By the decision of the jury, the winners of this year's edition of the competition were: SoFruPak Witold Gaj for the SoFruBox packaging system, Geo Polska for the KRITIFIL 78020 EVO2 delaminatable greenhouse films and Gremon Systems Zrt. for the Trutina product - a greenhouse monitoring system based on the weight of the gutter and plants. A distinction was also awarded to Kuhn Agricultural Machines for the Ventis 1000 low volume sprayer.
Industry conferences were an important part of TSW 2017, during which 50 lectures by Polish and foreign specialists were given. Among them were both outstanding scientists and practitioners. The following took place on Wednesday: Orchard Economic Forum, 4th Strawberry Conference and a conference on cultivation under cover. On the second day the following conferences were held: fruit-growing, on field vegetables, "New species in fruit-growing - opportunities and prospects" and the VIII National Forum of the Fruit and Vegetable Producers Groups. A total of 2,500 people listened to these lectures. Twice as much benefited from the speakers' knowledge by watching direct broadcasts of selected lectures via the Internet. The delivered papers were accompanied by the exhibition of the latest varieties of vegetables, organized by Rijk Zwaan Polska Company.
Today, Organizer of the Horticulture and Vegetable Market Fair – Oficyna Wydawnicza Oikos Sp. z o.o. -invites you to next year's TSW 2018 trade fair, which will take place in the very same location on January 10 and 11, 2018. The organizer announces increasing the exhibition area to 20,000 square meters, preparing numerous amenities for visitors and enriching the offer with special departments for nurserymen, beekeepers and organic gardening.