Saturday May 1, the time was at the reception at the Elysée. Emmanuel and Brigitte Macron received about fifty guests in the village hall for the traditional lily of the valley ceremony. The opportunity to see the presidential couple welded and elegant, as usual. In a beige skirt suit, the first lady, still masked, made a strong impression.

From May 19, successive stages will lead us together to define a new model of growth and prosperity.“, hoped Emmanuel Macron on Saturday, during his speech to his guests. Because the French”will aspire to rediscover the French art of living, conviviality“, he continued in front of representatives of the food industry.”This prosperity must help to produce in France in the sectors which are yours, to find a network on the territory.“.

The president then exchanged with representatives of the sectors, alongside the Minister of Agriculture Julien Denormandie and the Minister for SMEs Alain Griset, as well as the CEO of Rungis Stéphane Layani. Guillaume Gomez, the personal representative of the president in matters of gastronomy, and former chef at the Élysée Palace, was also present.

Passing in front of the poultry buffet, Emmanuel Macron launched, according to AFP: “We are able in France to make inexpensive chicken that we export to Saudi ArabiaThis buffet represented the range of food sectors – meat, tripe, poultry, vegetables, fruits, flowers, shellfish and crustaceans.

On May 1, 2020, in the midst of confinement, he had held this ceremony of handing over a lily of the valley to the head of state – a tradition dating back to the Old Regime – but in tiny committee. In 2019, in the midst of social protest, she had gathered a large assembly at the Elysée in front of a sumptuous buffet. “The lily of the valley flower lasts five years, it is five years and does not fully produce flowers the first two years, I will not go further in the comparison “, he had fun.

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