Organic soap is produced from natural ingredients. Photo Evergreen Labs
Viet Nam News
ĐÀ NẴNG — The Evergreen Farmer’s market, the first-ever fair of organic products and safe food, will open at the city’s Dragon Bridge Square on Trần Hưng Đạo street on November 20.
The event’s organisers, Evergreen Labs, a start-up business in the city, said farmers from selected organic and food safety farms in central Việt Nam will display their products at 20 pavillions of the open-air fair.
The fair will also display crafts by NGOs, foreign residents and local people, as well as safe cuisine stalls.
The event provides a meeting point for sellers and buyers to exchange experience and information on organic and safe food processing and production.
Visitors will be offered free training courses in craft making and organic farming skills.
A photo exhibition on biodiversity in Sơn Trà peninsula will also be held at the fair, as well as a communication campaign on the protection of the red-shanked douc langur (Pygathryx nemaeus) in the city’s Sơn Trà Nature Reserve.
Further information on the fair is available at http://www.healthyfarm.org/. — VNS