In rural Xanthi, a city that is a monument of modern agricultural history in an area of ​​reference for the possibilities of agricultural production, this year the big celebration of the awarding of the Farmer of the Year awards is hosted.

The Farmer of the Year awards are an initiative of the editorial team of the newspaper Agrenda, which, in collaboration with Tsomokos Communication, compose the canvas of this year’s event, which is scheduled for Saturday, December 2, 2023 in the city of Xanthi – Diogenes Hall (4th kilometer Xanthi – Lagos).

Along with the title of honor in the face of each farmer, as every year, the awards offer the opportunity for a great meeting of all the actors of the agricultural economy and for an organized debate on the critical issues and developments in the agricultural area.

This year’s theme of the conference is “Yesterday’s Asymmetries, Digital Transformation and New Models of Cooperation in Agricultural Production” and will be supported in more specialized sections by distinguished speakers and genuine representatives of farmers.

It is reminded that the awards are addressed to all farmers and collective forms of primary production in Greece, persistently seeking those who stand out for organization, professionalism and innovation.

Aim of the Farmer of the Year is the ethical rewarding of modern professionals, farmers and breeders, as well as the highlighting of persons, initiatives, and good practices that contribute to the development of the primary sector and the improvement of living conditions in the Greek countryside.

The award ceremony is a day of celebration for all farmers and brings together the concerned farming community with elite members of the scientific community, banking industry executives, agricultural machinery market players, agricultural supply technocrats, analysts, consultants, scholars, politicians, local government representatives and public administration officials.

The whole event – conference will be broadcast live online from the agricultural information portal