Aegean Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Exporters Association President Hayrettin Uçak emphasized that an international manifesto should be prepared in the International Year of Fruit and Vegetables.
İZMİR (İGFA) – United Nations, Food and The year 2021 was declared as the “International Year of Fruit and Vegetables” by the Agriculture Organization-FAO. According to FAO data fourth world vegetable production in Turkey, while in fruit production ranks fifth.
The Association of Agricultural Journalists and Authors (TAGYAD), fresh fruit and vegetable sector representatives, fruits and vegetables for human health terms as critical in addition, brought together to draw attention to the economic value of the sector has all over the world and in Turkey.
Emphasizing the need to prepare an international manifesto in the International Year of Fruit and Vegetables, Hayrettin Uçak, President of the Aegean Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Exporters Association, said, “The effects of fruits and vegetables on human health and body resistance should be clearly revealed on an international platform and The effects of fruits and vegetables and their necessity for human health, daily consumption recommendations should be prepared and published in an international manifesto. Wrongs known to be correct, falsehoods known to be false must be corrected. It must be an internationally signed manifesto so that people will not forget, open and read when they start to forget. The prepared manifesto should also be expressed on every possible platform and spread among all humanity. ”
The plane turned the pandemic process of the agricultural sector into an advantage with the contribution of the measures taken by the state in March-May of last year, and He added that there were increases of 25-35 rates.
TAGYAD President İsmail Uğural said that they will continue to support the fruit and vegetable sector.