Inaugurated the Fishfest 2013
The Parliamentary Secretary for Agriculture, Fisheries and Animal Rights, Rodrick Galdes inaugurated the annual Fishfest 2013, which will be held in the locality of Marsaxlokk tomorrow and will begin after 19.00h.
Fishfest 2013, he said will give fishermen the opportunity to promote fish and fishermen in the world. There will also be various information stands offering different types of local fish and information on the fish nutrients each species has. The event will also include an aquaculture exhibition, a fair selling fresh fish and local fish.
Parliamentary Secretary Galdes said that such activities are important to the Maltese people as it gives them the opportunity to come in direct contact with fishermen and perceive the Maltese fishermen’s catch.
Animating the atmosphere during the event will be a program of activities for the whole family, including children. Parliamentary Secretary concluded by saying that all proceeds will go to Puttinu Cares and the St Peter Foundation.