The Paris Agricultural Show brings the Country to the City
Published on 11 February 2014, dans Fairs and Trade Shows
The Paris Agricultural Show celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2013, with 693,752 visitors, who shared in the revelries. This annual exhibition is highly regarded and acknowledged worldwide. You can catch the show from 22nd of February 2014, till the 2nd of March 2014, at the Paris Expo Exhibition Centre in Porte de Versailles. The Hotel Royal Cardinal, located 30 minutes away via the metro, is an ideal choice for attendees.
The Paris Agricultural Show and Origins
The Paris Agricultural Show actually began as the Great Agricultural Competition, which was officially launched in 1870. The Porte de Versailles exhibition centre has been the venue since 1925 and the Paris Agricultural Show has continued to grow from strength to strength, since it began, now heralded as a leading event in the agricultural industry. The show, initially featuring animals alone, presently displays all aspects pertaining to agriculture and farming.
This event is separated into 4 sectors. The Livestock Breeding section is a competition, judging which animals are the best, in regards to rearing. You'll get the chance to sample some tasty morsels at the Products and Gastronomy section, while the Crops, Plants, Nature and Lifestyle section offer workshops and information, on topics pertaining to new trends in gardening, farming and natural living. The Agricultural Services and Professions section gives the key players, in the agricultural field, a platform to discuss present initiatives within the industry, regarding training, employment opportunities, research, development and services.
The Paris Agricultural Show is closely located to the Hotel Royal Cardinal
The Hotel Royal Cardinal is the perfect place to stay while visiting the Paris Agricultural Show. Our hotel staff are friendly, warm and very welcoming and the standard of service offered is always exceptional. Rooms are nice and cosy and rates very competitive. Our hotel is located in the heart of the Latin Quarter and the metro provides reliable services around the city, for your convenience.
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