MADASHS_PGR

 
ISHS

INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON SURVEY OF USES OF PLANT GENETIC RESOURCES TO THE BENEFIT OF LOCAL POPULATIONS

September 18-22, 2017

MADASHS_PGR
     
     

 

Professional tour

One day is scheduled for the technical tour. In the program:

  • Market visits (wholesalers and retailers of fruits and vegetables)
  • Fields of fruits and vegetables
  • Ambatomanga village

From Ivato, the market of Namontana is our first destination: we can see wholesalers and retailers of fruits and vegetables.

We will go south (RN7) to the village of Ambatofotsy which is renowned for its flowers, vegetables and fruits, especially strawberries.

Then, we will head east on RN2 where we will see fields of fruits and vegetables on the roadsides as we climb up to Ambatomanga village, our final destination at the altitude of 1,228 meters. There, we will visit communal market, hand weaving mill, fields of fruits and vegetables.

At lunch time, we will discover and enjoy bio dishes at "Maison familiale Fy" in an exceptional environment. You will be able to buy at that place souvenirs of Madagascar.