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Palmci rewards the best planter in this 3rd edition of the Planter's Day


Palmci rewards the best planter in this 3rd edition of the Planter's Day

As in previous years, Palmci, a subsidiary of SIFCA, rewarded the best planter in this 3rd edition of the Planter's Day called “l'Ace de la Palme”. Under the theme : "Good practices of Agriculture and  economic profitability of oil palm cultivation", such as respect for the environment, values of sustainability and cleanliness, the day started with a panel composed of people from the AIPH (Ivorian Association for Palm Oil), Solidaridad and Palmci, in order to respond to the current concerns of the planters during this ceremony during in which the award was granted to Mr Mossou Kacou Edouard, planter of the IFU of Toumanguie, for his respect of good practices as well as the regularity of his delivery to Palmci and his productivity. The latter, whose enthusiasm was very intense, received a Nissan double-cab pickup, delivered by ATC Comafrique.
Over 400 actors from the world of palm oil came from the three main producing regions of Côte d'Ivoire (Center, West and South-East) to take part in this ceremony. The ceremony also saw the presence of the IFU Managers of Ehania, Blidouba-Iboke, Neka-Gbapet, Irobo-Boubo and Toumanguie, associations of the sector, and administrative authorities, headed by the prefect of Grand-Lahou, as well as customary and religious of all regions represented.
After the speeches of the Managing Directors of Sania, Palmci, and the Director of Communication and Sustainable Development of SIFCA, took place the rewards of small and large planters, carriers, cooperatives and other stakeholders from all areas of implantation of Palmci across Côte d’Ivoire in the form of an awards ceremony.
Among the awards, the winners received various lots consisting of agricultural equipment, a tricycle, insurance for the planter and his family, and chairs ... but also Dinor oil and rice from Sania, and goodies of several other partners.