The ‘World Organic Expo-2019’ and concurrent shows ‘International Agriculture & Horti Expo’, ‘Food & Technology Expo’ and ‘Govt. Achievements & Schemes Expo- 2019’ and was organized by ‘NNS Media Group’ on 1-2-3 August, 2019 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. The main objective of the Expo was to bring the Organic Foods and Organic Agri. Commodities, Organic Beverages, Organic Health & Fitness Products, Organic Food Processing and Packaging based technologies, related service providers, growers, consumers and government departments on one platform and provide them the opportunity to showcase their products/services and form fruitful market alliance.
The focus of the expo was to showcase the advancements in Organic Food, Organic Health Food, Organic Pulses, Organic Grains, Organic Oil Seeds, Organic Tea, Organic Herbs & Herbal Products, Organic Fresh Fruits & Vegetables, Organic Nuts, Organic Sugar, Organic Wheat, Organic Farming, Organic Farms, Organic Certification and Inspection, schemes & achievements of the government departments etc.
The expo was inaugurated by Shri Ramdas Athawale, Hon’ble Cabinet Minister, Govt. of India.
The Hon’ble Minister visited various stalls and also held discussions with the exhibitors. Addressing the expo he said events such as this spread awareness among the masses about various peoples’ welfare schemes of the government.
Shri Kailash Chaudhary, Hon’ble Minister of State for Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Govt. of India Shri Rameswar Teli, Hon’ble Minister of State for Food Processing Industries, Govt. of India Shri Som Parkash, Hon’ble Minister of State for Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India Shri Manish Sisodia, Hon’ble Dy. Chief Minister, Govt. of NCT of Delhi Shri Atul Borah, Hon’ble Minister of Agriculture, Govt. of Assam Dr. K. Beichhua, Hon’ble Minister of State (IC), Govt. of Mizoram Shri S. S. Gill, IAS, Director, DTTE, Govt. of NCT of Delhi Shri Sandeep Goel, IPS, DG, Delhi Prisons Shri Raj Kumar, AIG, Delhi Prisons Shri A. K. Tripathi, DG, NISE, Govt. of India Dr. B.N.S. Murthy, Horticulture Commissioner, Govt. of India Shri S. C. Nautiyal, Director, Industries, Govt. of UK Shri Puneet Kumar Vats, Engineer-in-Chief, PWD, Govt. of NCT of Delhi Shri Harish Chandra, GM, NSIC LTD., Dr. N. K. Patle, Director, CIH, Nagaland Shri Vijay Bhaskar, APS to Hon’ble Minister of Commerce & Industries, GOI ` Ch. Yudhvir Singh, General Secretary (BKU) Dr. Promila Sharma, Mrs. India -2018, President, Mahila Wing, Bharat Vikas Parishad Shri KPS Nehra, Asst. Manager (PR), SBI Shri S. Vijay Kumar, General Manager, Syndicate Bank Shri Vikas Kumar, Marketing Manager, Syndicate Bank
120+ exhibitors participated in the ‘World Organic Expo-2019 and concurrent shows’.
The expo received very enthusiastic response from the visitor’s point of view. Thousands of people from more than 25 states of India including far off states like Kerala, Gujarat, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Nagaland, Odisha, Himachal, UP, Punjab, Haryana, etc. came all the way to visit the expo. The visitors used the opportunity to update themselves about the various schemes, activities and achievements of the government ministries and departments.
The majority of exhibitors were satisfied with the response they received at the expo and were happy to confirm that they would continue their participation next year.
Workshops on organic farming were held concurrently with the expo. Progressive farmers immensely benefitted by the presentations made by the scientists and experts in organic farming.