BRITISH breeding stock has been going down a storm at central
Europe's biggest food and farming show.
Indagra, in the Romanian capital Bucharest, was opened by the
Romanian Prime Minister Calin Popescu Tariceanu who praised British
breeding stock and genetics for its contribution to the Romanian
It is the first time there has been a British pavilion at the
five-day show (8 - 12 November) led by the Meat and Livestock
Commission (MLC) and co-funded by the British Pig Executive (BPEX),
English Beef and Lamb Executive (EBLEX), Hybu Cig Cymru (HCC)
and Quality Meat Scotland (QMS).
The stand was extremely popular with visitors and featured four
different beef breeds and six sheep breeds.
MLC Export Manager Jean Pierre Garnier said: "Britain enjoys
an enviable reputation for excellence in livestock breeding and
we have had a tremendous level of interest since the show opened.
"There is scope for a great deal of business from this
show, particularly as Romania is a very big country with a large
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