The largest Polish Agricultural Fair POLAGRA-Premiery took place on 18-21 January in Poznań. During the Fair, 350 exhibitors and 500 companies connected with the agricultural industry presented their offer. The event was attended by 28 912 visitors.
Plant Breeding and Acclimatization Institute – NRI was one of the exhibitors and presented themselves along with the National Center for Plant Genetic Resources. For four days, visitors had a chance to obtain information about the gene bank and possibilities of cooperation. They were also instructed on how to order seed samples from the genebank.
The National Centre for Plant Genetic Resources presented an exhibition of seeds of old cultivars, including cereals, maize and beans. Also, information leaflets concerning old varieties of crop plants were available.