The first National Agriculture Days will take place across France from June 18-20. The event will allow people to explore the country’s rich agricultural and food heritage via education, experimentation, research and visits to sites where food is produced and processed.
“I Eat For the Future”, a new, immersive and innovative program targeting 18-35-year-olds, will be launched on March 1 by AgroParisTech’s research partner, La Chaire ANCA.
The 16th Rencontres (“Meetings”) François Rabelais will take place from January 22 to April 29, united under the theme “Gastronomy For All?"
In the run-up to its official opening – and to celebrate the 10th anniversary of UNESCO’s recognition of the “gastronomic meal of the French” as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity – the Cité de la gastronomie Paris-Rungis is inviting you to join us at our table…in La Villette!
Until February 1 2020, the Forney Library in Paris – located in a beautiful medieval building – is the appropriate setting for an exhibition retracing the history of the capital’s food supply from the Middle Ages to the present day.
The Cité internationale de la Gastronomie in Lyon is now open. Alongside similar sites in Paris (Rungis), Dijon and Tours, this new cultural facility celebrates UNESCO’s inscription of the French gastronomic meal as an intangible cultural heritage.