You will find here a description of the five field visits.
Working languages will be English and French
1. Visit of the Mercadis, wholesale market of Montpellier, in particular the farmers square, the spaces for new businesses and meeting with some wholesalers.
Presentation by Lauro Olivier, director of Mercadis, on the structural role of the Mercadis at regional level and its limits, ongoing projects and discussions with the Assembly.
2. Presentation by Luc Lignon, Head of Agribusiness Project for the city of Montpellier and XXX for Montpellier Méditerranée Métropole on the Montpellier public school catering services and prospects across the metropolis: purchasing policy, examples of action for a more sustainable food.
The appointment is set at 13:15 for a start of the tour at 13:30 sharp. To allow you to enter the site please present at the entrance at 13:15 at the latest. Thank you for your understanding.
Mercadis Address: 281 Avenue du Marché Gare, 34000 Montpellier.
Google maps marker.
More information on the Mercadis.
From Montpellier train station (tram stop Gare Saint Roch), take line 4 direction "Place Albert 1er" and stop at "Restanques" and then walk about 10 minutes. Counting a total 20aine minutes.
To find the best route by public transport and check tramway schedules, visit the TAM website.
Updated: 27 October 2015