Promotion of the LoVeFly project at “Noćnjak 2020”

In organization of the Cooperative Association of Dalmatia the 22nd International Manifestation of Olive Growers and Olive Oil Producers “Noćnjak 2020” was opened on June 25, 2020 in the Hotel Kolovare in Zadar. “Noćnjak 2020” was originally scheduled to take place in Supetar in March this year, but was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and was held for the first time in the summer. It lasted until June 27, 2020, and brought together a large number of domestic and foreign olive growers and olive oil producers. As part of the event, about thirty presentations prepared by about fifty scientists and experts were held. Presentations were presented through introductory session on olive growing and olive oil production, scientific conference, practicum on olive growing and olive oil production of the Ministry of Agriculture, round table of the University of Split on olives and climate change, and cooperative hour. There was also a fair of olive growing and olive oil production with about thirty exhibitors, and a practical presentation of works and machinery was held in the hotel olive orchard.

As part of the scientific-professional conference on olive growing and olive oil production, Ana Matešković mag. ing. doctoral student on the project “New methods in olive pests controlling using plant volatiles” presented the project to the public by oral presentation and presented and distributed promotional material (roll-up banner, leaflets) of the project.