Hamilton, June 15th, 2018. On the occasion of Fieldays agricultural fair, organized by the homonym National Society, third secretary Saimin Fis Abad had the opportunity to exchange with the Minister of Agriculture, Damien O'Connor and get a better understanding of opportunities for Cuba, especially in exchanges with local producers of the livestock industry.
During the brief exchange, the diplomat expressed her gratitude for the invitation to participate in this prestigious event and confirmed the interest of Cuba in knowing about the New Zealand experiences in this sector.
Fieldays is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2018 as one of the most iconic events in New Zealand, showing the best of local agricultural practices and presenting innovation and advanced technologies used in the primary sector.
The opening ceremony of this edition was attended by the Governor General Dame Patsy Reddy and the Vice Premier and Minister of Foreign Affairs Winston Peters. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern also visited the event. (Embacuba NZ).