Agricultural Value Chains

December 2019

A cooperation agreement, signed in February 2015 between Israel and Canada, set the framework for the joint Horticulture Business Development Project (UHBDP. The goal of the project is to strengthen the capacity of small and medium entrepreneurs in the areas of horticulture growing, storage and marketing of agricultural products as well as at introducing new agricultural technologies. The project is expected to reach over 30,000 women and men operating in the horticulture value chain as small and medium farmers, agri-businesses and small and medium enterprises in Ukraine’s Southern Oblasts of Zaporizhya, Mikolayev, Odessa, and Kherson Horticulture Business Development Project in Ukraine. MCTC Katerina Rudenko gave a lecture on the topic of "Agricultural Value Chains" for business owners in Odesa, Mykolaiv, Kherson, and Zaporoje regions.