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Farmers’ market in Sofia

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Sofia, Bulgaria

October 14th at 09:00 in your time zone

Free event

October 21st at 09:00 in your time zone

Free event

October 28th at 09:00 in your time zone

Free event

The Slow Food communities from Southwestern Bulgaria will take part in the farmers’ market in Sofia in front of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food.

The communities will be present in the farmers’ market in Sofia during the three days of Wednesday 14, 21 and 28 October with a different theme each time.

In particular, the program includes:

  • October 14: Promotion of the Deshka Guest House together with Nadka Kroteva, leader of the Slow Food Convivium of Gorno Draglishte. The focus will be on rural tourism, the zero waste concept and the Meurche Slow Food Presidium, an exceptional cured meat encased in a pig’s bladder and preserved under ashes.
  • October 21: The Podgorie Slow Food community and Belasitsa Nature Park will promote chestnut honey from a local producer (apiary “Jobkovi”) and Belasitsa chestnuts; while Yankish Guest House will demonstrate the traditional preparation of chestnuts. It will also be the occasion to present the partnership between Belasitsa Nature Park and the Podgorie Slow Food Community.
  • October 28: Slow Food in Bulgaria together with the Institute of Agriculture in Kyustendil will present the huge variety of apples flavors, aromas, shapes and colors. They will also talk about local varieties’ resistance to pests and environmental stress.

Free open to the public event. This event was organized by Slow Food in Bulgaria, as part of the Good Food Good Farming – European Days of Action, within the “Biodiversity on a Plate” campaign, implemented with the financial support of Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway and under the Financial Facility of the European Economic Area (EEA). Part of the program of Terra Madre World.

 

Financed by European Union. “The contents of this event are the sole responsibility of the author and the EASME is not responsible for any use that may be made of the information contained therein.”

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Event languages: BG

Event location: 
Bulgaria - Sofia, in front of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food
bul. "Hristo Botev" 55 - Sofia (Bulgaria)

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