For the first time ever, Organic Food Festival in Azerbaijani capital Baku was held on June 21-23. The festival showcased organic food produced by over 50 local companies, Azernews portal reports.
The festival was arranged by Azerbaijani Agency for the Development of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises, National Confederation of Entrepreneurs’ Organizations, State Agrarian Trade Company and Proaktiv PR agency.
The SMEs Development Agency and representatives of micro and small businesses presented environmentally friendly products such as honey, herbal teas, fruit juices, various vegetable oils, home-made sweets and spices, rice, dried fruits. The Agency assists businesses and startups with presenting their products at prestigious exhibitions, fairs and festivals, and tries to help entrepreneurs create and expand partnership ties within these exhibitions.
Organic Food Festival is aimed to promote the Made in Azerbaijan brand in order to facilitate the successful economic policy pursued by the government, as well as to organize an open-air entertainment festival enabling direct communication with existing and potential customers of environmentally friendly and healthy food and drinks that are harmless to human health.