The organisers for this 2017 edition in Italy are :
AREFLH : Assembly of the European Regions producing Fruit, Vegetables and Ornamental plants- www.areflh.org
Local Italian chestnut organisations : Centro di Studio e Documentazione sul Castagno, Città del Castagno, Start, Pro Locco Marradi, Strada del Marrone
The Eurocasta congresses are organised each year since 2010 by AREFLH (Assembly of the European Regions producing Fruit, Vegetables and Ornamental plant), with the help of local chestnut organisations that vary depending on the country where the event is taking place.
The two main missions of the association AREFLH are to defend the fruit and vegetable sector and to bring together its actors for exchanging information/experiences and creating of partnerships