(Caption: Image 1: From left to right- Gary Sugars of the Morobe Show Committee handing over the 2018 Morobe Show best exhibit and overall winner certificates to Trukai staff, Nancy Inai, Nicodemus Bokame and Maybellyn Fernandes at show ground last Sunday.)
The 57th Morobe Showin Lae over the weekend was hailed a success for PNG’s leading rice distributor,Trukai Industries Ltd. The rice company took out the best exhibit and the grand winner of the 2018 Morobe Agricultural Show.
Trukai Industries Ltd Chief Executive Officer Greg Worthington-Eyre said Trukai has always been a great supporter of this most celebrated annual show and it was a rewarding experience for the entire team Trukai.
Mr Worthington-Eyre said the annual show has always been a great avenue to showcase the endless opportunities PNG has in agriculture and Trukai was delighted to have been a keen supporter of this event as a major sponsor over many years.
“This year we placed more emphasis on our commitment towards developing a local rice industry for PNG by setting up an informational hub with various displays surrounding our exciting and innovative projects in rice, cattle and livestock.
“We also showcased our 100 percent home grown Hamamas rice and the feedback from the show-goers was overwhelming and we are satisfied knowing Papua New Guineans are proud of their own rice”, he said.
Mr Worthington-Eyre also congratulated all other exhibitors and sponsors of the show for making it a great experience for all who attended.