Back to 2013 thirty two producers in the area of Nea Manolada in Ilia founded “Ilida”, a group of strawberry producers, aiming to upgrade the quality of strawberry cultivation, promote the products of the area and adjust to the new domestic and international trade environment. The cultivated areas in the region continue to belong to households, cover 120 hectares and their yields reach 5.000.000 kilos of certificated strawberry.

 

Back to 2013 thirty two producers in the area of Nea Manolada in Ilia founded “Ilida”, a group of strawberry producers, aiming to upgrade the quality of strawberry cultivation, promote the products of the area and adjust to the new domestic and international trade environment.

 

The cultivated areas in the region continue to belong to households, cover 120 hectares and their yields reach 5.000.000 kilos of certificated strawberry.

 

 


 

The area The area of Neo Vouprasio, which is situated between the regions of Achaia and Ilia –in an altitude of 9 meters- is an ideal place for various cultivations, such as the one of strawberry.

 

This is due to the microclimate of the area, which has made it the main production area of strawberry in Greece.

 

 


 

 The facilities of the strawberry producers’ group are situated at 38 klm Patra –Pyrgos, at Neo Vouprasio in an area of 5.000 s.m, from which 1.000 s.m are covered by offices,

receiving and loading rooms, cooling booths and other storage rooms.