On June 11th, 2009 at Department for Small Grains, Rimski Šančevi traditional Field Day of Small Grains and Rapeseed was held. More than 1,500 guests from Serbia and abroad have participated in this event.
In his welcome speech, Petar Sekulić, PhD, director of Institute of Field and Vegetable Crops greeted all the participants. He was followed by Saša Dragin, PhD, Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management, and Mr Martin Zloh, vicepresident of Vojvodina Assembly. In the follow-up programme, academician Srbislav Denčić and Ana Marjanović-Jeromela, PhD, presented the complete array of small grains and rapeseed varieties. After the speeches, all participants toured the experimental fields learning in details about the characteristics of all presented varieties of these plant species.