"The first Agricultural Cluster in Romania was formed in Cluj, on the model of IT clusters. The first Agricultural Cluster in Romania was established in Cluj-Napoca, following an initiative of the Cluj County Council. "
"The Cluj County Council hosted on Thursday, 21.02.2013, at the headquarters of the county administrative forum, the press conference and the working meeting, respectively, on the establishment of the cluster Agro-Food-Ind Napoca, a cluster meant to bring together the most important actors of the agri-industrial sector Cluj.
The meeting was attended by the vice-presidents of Cluj County Council, Ioan Oleleu and Vakar Istvan, representatives of education and research institutions related to the agro-industrial sector, the economic agents in the field, associations of agricultural producers and animal breeders, as well as representatives of institutions and public authorities with attributions in the field. At the same time, given the importance and the innovative nature of the project, a number of local elected representatives, including Remus Lapusan county councilors, Axente Husar, Lorinczi Zoltan Laszlo, Andreea Morar, as well as local councilman Dan Morar participated in the meeting.
"AgroTransilvania Cluster, with the support of the Cluj County Council and the University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca, has been running since September a study of the resources, needs and expectations of the local communities in Cluj with a view to their integration into the regional agricultural strategy for the period 2014-2020. "