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VISION CONFERENCE OF ESTONIAN HORTICULTURAL ASSOCIATION 

– VOL 5
Estonia as a top-player in EU horticulture – how to achieve this target? Latvian Experience

Date: 1.11.2017, 9:30-17:30
Venue: Strand SPA & Conference Hotel, Pärnu, A. H. Tammsaare pst 35
Moderator: Raimond Strastin, Estonian Horticultural Association, CEO
 

9.30 – 10.00 Registration, coffee

10.00 – 11.30 Session 1 – Present situation

 10.00 – 10.15 Conference opening  
 Raivo Külasepp, CEO of EHA, Grüne Fee Eesti AS                                                                                   Raimonds Jansons, Latvian Embassy
10.15 – 10.30 Overview of EHA’s activities
 Raivo Külasepp, CEO of EHA, Grüne Fee Eesti AS
10.30 – 11.00 Horticulture today in Estonia
Illar Lemetti, Secretary General of Ministry of Rural Affairs 
11.00 – 11.30 Horticulture today in Latvia - current situation and challenges

Dace Freimane, Ministry of Agriculture

11.30 – 12.00 Challenges for gardencenter in near future  
Indrek Naudi, Hansaplant OÜ, CEO
 
Summary by moderator

 12.15 – 13.30 Lunch

13.30 – 15.00 Sessioon 2 Practitioner to practitioner
Workshops, 2x45 min. Working language is English, interpretation provided by moderator if needed.  

WORKSHOP 1 - Nursery growing in Latvia - How does the future look like?
Andrejs Vitolinš, Nursery Association, Chairman of the Board

WORKSHOP 2 - 

Vegetable growing in Latvia -  current situation and challenges in open fields and greenhouses.

Edīte Strazdiņa,cooperative Mūsmāju Dārzeņi KS,  Chairman of the Board

                                                                                                                
WORKSHOP 3 -

Apple and berry farming in Latvia; current status, latest news and challenges.

Janis Lepsis, cooperative Auglu Nams, CEO


15.00 – 15.30 Coffee break

 15.30 – 17.30 Session 3

 15.30 – 15.45 Conclusions of workshops by moderators  
 15:45 – 16.30  

Innovation in Horticulture - the answer to the challenges of the near future 

Edīte Strazdiņa, cooperative Mūsmāju Dārzeņi KS  Marite Gailite, Latvian association of vegetables` growers` "Latvijas darznieks"


16.30 – 17.15 Challenges in family business
Urmas Arumäe/ Arumäe & Sipari Advokaadibüroo OÜ, lawyer, "Handbook of Family Business" author 

17.15 – 17.30 Moderator’s conclusion of the day