Our objective is to improve and promote European agricultural exhibitions,
fairs and shows through the exchange of information, ideas and experience,
reciprocal advice, liaison and mutual assistance.
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A NEW FRENCH MEMBER IN EURASCO! - Submitted 10-10-2013
Following the General Secretariat activity, the EURASCO AGM in Clermont-Ferrand approved unanimously the new request of membership presented by the well known event FOIRE DE CHALONS EN CHAMPAGNE. The next ediction of the international exhibition will be taken from 29 August to 8 September 2014. See more information at www.foire dechalons.com
22 PRESENCES IN CLERMONT-FERRAND AGM! - Submitted 10-10-2013
Great success for the second 2013 EURASCO AGM taken in Clermont-Ferrand during the well known international exhibition Sommet de L'Elevage (2-4 October 2013).The presences were in fact 22 from 13 countries! During the event we had many closer examinations on the actual reality of the European Agricultural world and of its differences in the single country. Really important and qualitative the 2 speeches of our guests: Chuck Gumble, the Secretary-Treasurer of the Farm Show Council (the American Agricultural Exhibitions Associations) and Jef Verhaeren, the President of ENAJ (the Agricultural Network of European journalists).
EURASCO MEETINGS IN 2015/2016 - Submitted 12 July 2014
The 2014 AGM of EURASCO in Utrecht decided unanimously the locations of the next two association general meetings.
SPACE in Rennes (France)will host the 2015 event during the exhibition (15/18 September). The 2016 AGM will be located during Fieragricola in Verona (Italy)- 4/7 February.
EURASCO NOW TOTALS 26 MEMBERS IN 19 COUNTRIES - Submitted 15 January 2014
With the new approved events EURASCO now covers 19 countries with 26 members! It is indoubtly the greatest and most important agricultural exhibition and show organisers association in Europe!See the details on Members Area.
EURASCO STAND AT INDAGRA - Submitted 17 September 2014
Tanks to the great cooperation of the Bucharest Colleagues EURASCO will have a stand of 20 sqm. during the next edition of the well known exhibition INDAGRA, International trade fair of equipment and products in agriculture, horticulture, viticulture and animal husbandry, that will take place in Bucharest (Romania) from 29th October to 2nd November 2014 (for more details see the web site www.indgra.ro.
In the EURASCO stand (located in a good position) there will be the presence of one person and there the visitors could find the sent illustrative materials of the exhibitions of the members. The associated visitors could use this stand as Landmark too.
FRUITFUL 2014 AGM IN UTRECHT! - Submitted 27 May 2014
The 2014 AGM was taken in Jaarbeurs Utrecht, The Netherlands, for VIV EUROPE, the World Expo for Animal Husbandry & Processing. The 20 delegates from 10 countries have had a warm welcome on Sunday 18th May with a boat dinner tour in Amsterdam. The AGM was taken on Monday 19th and was followed by the parteciaption at Rebobank VIV Grand Eve at Jaarbeurs Utrecht venue with dinner. On Tuesday 20th the visit to the exhibition closed the EURASCO event.
PRESENCE AT 2014 F.S.C. AGM IN USA - Submitted 28 April 2014
The EURASCO President Rolf Brun (OLMA Messe)was present at the Farm Show Council (the American Agricultural Exhibitions Associations) annual meeting in Ames, Iowa, USA, April 7-9, as our association delegate. The event followed the 2013 similar initiatives when an EURASCO delegation was at the Farm Show Council London, Ontario (Canada)on 6/8 May and Chuck Gumble, the Secretary-Treasurer of the Farm Show Council, attended our AGM taken in Clermont-Ferrand during the international exhibition Sommet de L'Elevage (2-4 October 2013). It was an important step to increase more and more the cooperation between the two most relevant association inside the agricultural exhibition and show organizers sector in the world.
ELECTED IN UTRECHT THE NEW EURASCO BOARD - Submitted 28 May 2014
On 19th May was taken in Utrecht, in the occasion of VIV Europe 2014 -the World Expo for Animal Husbandry & Processing, the 2014 AGM of EURASCO.
The 20 delegates from 10 countries had many closer examinations on the actual reality and tendency of the European agricultural world and of its differences in the single country. A very interesting speech was taken by the special guest David Zimmerman, representative of the F.S.C. - Farm Show Council (the North American Agricultural Exhibitions Associations).
During the AGM the new board was unanimously elected for 2015/16: President Rolf Brun (OLMA Messe, San Gallo, Switzerland); Vice presidents: Anne Marie Quemener (Space, Rennes, France) and Mateja Jaklic (Pomurski Sejem, Gorna Radgona, Slovenia); Trasurer: Ruwan Berculo (Viv Europe, VNU Utrecht, Netherlands). Giovanni Colombo (Veronafiere, Italy) will continue as Secretary General.
SOMMET DE L'ELEVAGE (Clermont-Ferrand, FRANCE) - 1-3 October 2014
SOMMET DE L’ELEVAGE, one of the main international livestock trade shows, will held its 23rd edition from 1-3 October 2014 in Clermont-Ferrand (Central France). Fully dedicated to the professional sector, the show, which covers 170,000 m˛ exhibition space, is hosting 1,250 exhibitors and 82,500 trade visitors, including 3,600 international visitors from 80 countries. Located in the heart of the Massif Central region, the European cradle of the beef breeding industry, SOMMET DE L’ELEVAGE provides an exceptional showcase for the French livestock industry, exhibiting some 2,000 livestock specimens of high genetic value from 70 different breeds (1,300 cattle – 400 sheep – 300 horses). The three days will be packed with livestock showings, business meetings, technological innovation competition ("Sommets d'Or” awards), VIP visits and top-level conferences and seminars, all held in the fun-filled, convivial atmosphere that is a trademark feature of the show. A special program is organized for international visitors (free entrance to the show, International VIP Club, organization of farm tours…).
OLMA - Swiss Agriculture and Food Fair, ST. Gallen, Switzerland - 9 –19 October 2014
OLMA is an information and sales fair with 650 exhibitors and a wide range of product, service and sampling offers and thus appeals to all consumers. In addition to the core topics of agriculture and food, OLMA also presents a wide variety of offers in other key sectors: housing, household, industrial machines and equipment, energy, construction and renovation. OLMA has been existing for 72 years.
Numerous events and attractions including animal exhibitions and demonstrations, product and special presentations, workshops, presentations of rural life and traditional sports and concerts in the arena and restaurants add to the fair’s attraction and provide the typical OLMA ambiance.
This year’s guests of honour is the canton of Lucerne. 380,000 visitors are expected over the eleven days of the fair.