to whom this award in 2015 ?

In 2015 this award was intended for adventurous vegetable growers, who were willing to experiment and test for themselves, in full freedom.

Applications were open to home gardeners and professional vegetable growers conducting their activities within the EU and Swiss territory. It was accepted that certain projects may be submitted by non-profit cooperative or associative organizations.

Nevertheless, variety selection companies and agronomic research institutes were excluded.