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Official ceremony highlights unification of events


The night of Tuesday, May 12, marked the official start of forestry events of Nova Prata / RS. The opening ceremony of the 5th Fair of the Forest, the 12th State Forestry Congress of Rio Grande do Sul and side events began with a presentation of the Wind Orchestra and then the formation of the table and speeches. Several authorities were present and visiting public events.
The president of the Forestry Congress Association Nova Prata, Doádi Brena, spoke initially highlighting the growth of the Congress and stressed that this edition will be marked by consolidation of the new integrated events. He points out that because it is a new experience the evolution for the events to be increasingly complemented will be a permanent priority.
Roque Justen, organizer of the Forest Fair, continued the speech of Brena, telling the reasons for the Fair which before used to take place in Gramado came to Nova Prata. The search for the unity of industry players and mutual growth was remembered.
João Borges, president of AGEFLOR – a State Association of Forestry Companies, an organization that promoted the Fairof the Forest, believes that the realization of events symbolizes a time when the forest sector in Rio Grande do Sul seeks the a set off platform to grow again. Therefore he stresses that everyone must be prepared to grow with sustainability, either in the environmental aspect as on the job training.
The mayor of Nova Prata Volnei Minozzo stressed the importance of an event that happens so many years. Minozzo talks that the culture of concern with the environment which today is consensus , once had in Congress a pioneering achievement.
The representative of the Government of RS, Gabriel Ritter, spoke about the state's role in protecting the environment without this being an impediment to development. He believes that by the end of the year there will be more flexibility in the licensing process, this being a goal assumed by the executive.