KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI, U.S. — Agri-associates, an international agricultural and food consulting and recruiting firm with offices in the U.S., the Netherlands, Germany, the U.K., France and Israel, recently expanded its European base by establishing an office in Warsaw, Poland.

Barbara Modecki was appointed the firm's representative in Poland.

Ms. Modecki's appointment will offer Polish nationals an opportunity to apply for agricultural positions worldwide, the company said.

Agri-associates specializes in seeking out and recruiting qualified candidates for professional, technical and mid-to-upper management positions in agribusiness.

The Polish office is located at ul. Wspolna 51/7, 11-684 Warsaw, Poland. Tel: 48-22-816-2305; Fax: 48-22-621-8664; Email: harna2@polbox.com.