The 2019 edition of the International Forum of Agriculture and Food , organized by Coldiretti with the collaboration of The European House – Ambrosetti, took place this year at Villa d’Este in Cernobbio , on Lake Como, from 11 to 12 October . The Forum was the meeting in which the major agri-food experts, opinion-makers, and exponents of the academic world as well as institutional representatives, responsible for national and foreign social, economic, financial and political forces gathered.
This year’s edition began on Friday 11 October at 9.00 with the opening of the “Circular Economy Exhibition” and practical demonstrations of the most innovative experiences of agricultural enterprises. An answer to the “ Green turn of the Italians” at the center of the first Coldiretti / Ixe ‘survey was presented in the opening press conference of the national president of Coldiretti Ettore Prandini. In the afternoon, focus on the impact of US duties on businesses and the risks for Made in Italy and in-depth sessions dedicated to legality, autonomy and supply chain relationships in the agri-food sector.
Our President Mario Terrasi, committed to the protection of Sicilian olive producers and to the promotion of oil made in Sicily, did not miss the appointment.