Agrofest a success, says Paul
That’s the verdict on the 2012 edition of the Agrofest extravaganza from chief executive officer of the Barbados Agriculture Society (BAS),?James Paul, who said the exhibition had smashed attendance records (he gave no figures) and showcased a great level of competition among farmers.
Speaking to the DAILY?NATION yesterday, Paul was of the view that the three-day agricultural feast lived up to its theme of Renewable Energy, Powering Agriculture Into The Future.
“This year’s Agrofest broke attendance records and all those associated with the event must be pleased. We had very good renewable energy exhibits and over the past three days, Barbadians would have been happy with what was on offer,” he said.
Agrofest, which featured more than 200 exhibitors at Queen’s Park and Weymouth, ended last night.
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