In the Kherson region on the part of the watermelon that is sent by barge to Kiev will be stickers with the QR-code, which will send the tourist portal of the region.
About it the correspondent of UKRINFORM said the head of Board of OO “Center of living history “Oleshshya”, President of the regional tourist organisation “Tourism of Kherson” Paul Beletsky.
“Yes, here we have only this moment returned to Kherson (from the pier branch “Golopristanskyi”, where the loaded barge, ed.). We for funds from the U.S. Agency for international development (USAID) printed a hundred thousand stickers, then its “you cut” some money and printed another 100 thousand stickers. Now we put the part of the labels on watermelons which will go by barge,” – said Beletsky.
Pictures of watermelons with QR-code Bielecki has published on his Facebook page. He stressed that the sticker is not a geographical indication Kherson watermelon is a QR code leading to the tourist portal of Kherson.
According to him, another part of labels passed to the Director of private enterprise “Aleksandr A. Sinenko,” Alexander Sinenko, so the QR code will appear on the watermelons in this economy that go to the consumers and for road transport.
As told UKRINFORM correspondent Aleksandr Sinenko, the barge will travel to Kyiv on the morning of 16 August.
On his Facebook page, he also posted pictures where you can see how the watermelons, some of which with a QR code, ready to be sent.
As reported on 15 August on the docks branch “Golopristanskyi” JV “NIBULON” started the download of the non-self-propelled ships of about 300 tons of Kherson watermelons gathered from the fields of local farms. Barge with watermelons and melons will arrive to Kiev next week.
UKRINFORM earlier reported that for the Kherson watermelons in the framework of the tourist and the content of the project “TripMustGoOn”, which is implemented with the support of the U.S. Agency for international development (USAID), will create stickers with QR codes.
Now is the registration of the geographical indication “Kherson water-melon”.
Photo on the main Alexander Sinenko, Facebook