The 33-year-old traveled our country to the top of the world
The 33-year-old beekeeper Christos Tzakopoulos, originating from Velos Kastoria, που απέσπασε την ύψιστη διάκριση σε διεθνή διαγωνισμό για το μέλι που παράγει, met at the Office of the Prime Minister in Thessaloniki, the head Maria Antoniou, in order to congratulate him up close.
The honey, with the name "Melivelos", from the mountains of Kastoria traveled to the top of the world winning the first prize in one of the most difficult taste and quality competitions, of the Mediterranean Taste Awards 2021 (ΜΤΑ2021), held annually simultaneously in London and Berlin.
The distinction ,which broke out among more than 250 participations, indicates the high quality of Greek products.
As Mrs.. Antoniou:
"Christos Tzakopoulos managed with the honey he produces to travel the product abroad and to hear our country once again abroad. I also feel proud, that my young roommate, graduate of the same school as me, lover of the countryside and nature, invested in the primary sector showing the way to the new generation. "
Mr.. Antoniou warmly congratulated him on this success and reiterated the Government's intention to strengthen the primary sector.
"For our Government, the support and strengthening of our agricultural products is a strategic choice. We consider, after all, that the primary sector is a weapon in our quiver for restarting the economy. "