Watermelon is a fruit and a vegetable. It is a fruit because it grows from a seed, has a sweet aroma and refreshing texture. It is a vegetable because it is planted and cleaned from the ground like other vegetables and because it is a member of the same family as cucumbers and squash.
People who consume tomatoes at least 2 times a week are less exposed to cancer, we mention here: lung, prostate, breast, liver, colon cancer. Tomato is a plant whose grains are used as dish, salad, juice etc.
Agrocon is the first company in Albania that has managed to obtain GLOBALG.A.P certification for their cultivated products. GLOBALG.A.P certification aims to connect farmers and traders to have safer products for consumers. Adherence to EU standards is extremely important for agriculture as an important source of income for Albania.
If we refer to the quantity of exported products, vegetables are the queens of Albanian lands. During the first 6 months of this year, revenues from exports of agricultural products increased by ALL 2.7 billion. According to official statistics, exports of agricultural, livestock and agro-processing products in the country, marked an increase of 28%, compared to a year ago, while revenues in Lek are 5.6 billion.
She has been proclaimed the Queen of Quality at dozens of international fairs. Highly appreciated before and after the 90s. An Albanian product that never loses value. Myzeqe tomato is at its best. One of its highest quality varieties is found in Agrocon Albania Farm.
Production of a very special quality. Certified products. Cultivar varieties filled with natural values. Highly demanded vegetables not only in Eastern and Central Europe, but also in Western markets. Clearly, it has been a very good year for Agrocon Albania greenhouse products.
AgroCon Albania has successfully completed the certification process with GLOBALG.A.P standards, certification which guarantees the high quality of cultivation of products according to technological and agronomic processes, starting from growing according to the biological cycle of plants until they are sent to the consumer.
The Prime Minister of the country Edi Rama visited today the greenhouses of “Agrocon Albania” in Krutje of Lushnja, where the investment for the establishment of the largest and most modern greenhouses in the country is continuing. He was accompanied on this visit by the Minister of Agriculture Edmond Panariti and the USAID Country Director for Albania, Mr. Marcus Johnson.
Located just 1 kilometer from the center of Krutje in Lushnja, otherwise known as the barn area of Albania, the greenhouse which stretches over 30 hectares, will “shelter” with millions of tomatoes, peppers, melons and cucumbers with the highest standards of quality. Petted by the warm sun of this early spring, the little cabbages burst into a strong green color inside the greenhouse.
Agrocon Albania, during October 20-23 participated in the fair “AgroKos Prishtina”, Food and Beverage Fair. This fair opened its doors to all producers and traders of the agricultural industry for the 15th year in a row. As stated by the organizers of this event, the goal is to create a network of relationships between all agents operating in this field in all Albanian-speaking areas.