Within the framework of MD.net project, the biggest Croatian organic food fair EkoFjera Mediterranean was organised in Split on May 17th and 18th 2019.
The topic of EkoFjera was Mediterranean food and lifestyle. More than 60 organic farmers from different parts of Croatia participated, with a wide range of innovative products. The most interesting and vivid part of the fair was Mediterranean brunch, organised for more than 500 primary school children. Ten famous professional athletes from Split volunteered as the ambassadors of Mediterranean food and were preparing and giving the meals to children during the first day of the fair. Furthermore, students with the nutrition mayor from the Secondary Agricultural School of Kaštela participated the fair and discussed with children and other visitors about the benefits of the Mediterranean diet.
The fair had excellent media coverage by 2 biggest national TV companies, as well as all the relevant regional newspapers, radio stations and web portals.