The 31st Agricultural Fair opened on Thursday 29 September at Vaitupa Faa'a. She welcomed 30,000 visitors last year and is set to break records this year. 300 booths are available to the public from Thursday September 29 to Sunday, October 9, 2016. There are also novelties, like this big top, a kind of master class where young and old will be open to trades land and the sea. the primary objective of the agricultural fair is to bring together in one place all the major players in agricultural production in French Polynesia and all these sectors in order to expose them to the public and promote . The agricultural fair is also a good way to communicate new techniques to farmers but also to all those who aspire to become farmers. To host nearly 290 exhibitors, the organization plans to install 30 marquees on the area of Vaitupa that spans more than four hectares.