Activities Schedule

Forum on the European Perspective of B&H Agriculture (Travnik)

Event location:

Travnik (Kulturni centar)

It is time to start the dialog about the development of rural communities and agriculture. We invite you to participate at the Forum on European Perspective of Bosnia and Herzegovina's Agriculture. The local and European experts will talk about the advantages of European integrations for development of BiH agriculture and answer questions of local significance and interest. Welcome!

Within the Forum in Travnik, Mr. Adrian Neal, USAID/Sweden FARMA II Chief of Party will deliver a short presentation, while the project will also exhibit on the mini-fair planned at the event.

Partner organizations: EUSR, Vesta

IV Balkan Cheese Festival in Belgrade

Event location:

Belgrade

USAID/Sweden FARMA II will support the presentation of six cheese producers from Bosnia and Herzegovina at the exhibition of traditional Balkan cheeses "IV Balkan Cheese Festival", which will be held in Belgrade, October 8-9. The following organizations will present their products: Mons Produkt from Teslić, PROmilk from Prozor, Zlatna Kap from Tešanj, ZZ Livač from Banja Luka, Zlatni sir from Foča and Kupres Milk from Kupres.


Participation at the conference "Agriculture and Rural Development in the function of Sustainable Development"

Event location:

Sarajevo

The representatives of USAID/Sweden FARMA II project will participate at the conference entitled: "Agriculture and Rural Development in the function of Sustainable Development."

On behalf of the project, Midhat Glavić - Dairy and Poultry Lead, will deliver a presentation called: "Following Nitrate Directive Principles; Opportunities for Sustainable Energy Usage in Agriculture."


Partner organizations: Green Council, USAID EIA

September 15 - deadline for submitting grant applications in dairy and berry sectors

Event location:

Bosnia and Herzegovina

The applications must be delivered electronically via e-mail at grants@farmabih.ba and in hard copy to one of the USAID/Sweden FARMA II offices (Sarajevo, Tuzla, Banja Luka or Mostar) no later than 4.00 p.m. on September 15, 2016. The applicants should follow the application instructions provided in the RfA documents.

More information about the open calls for grants can be found here.


Partner organizations: N/A

Training on Lumpy Skin Disease in Czech Republic

Event location:

Czech Republic

The USAID/Sweden FARMA II project and the Czech Development Agency (CzDA) have secured the training on Lumpy Skin Disease for two experts from Bosnia and Herzegovina. This training will take place in Czech Republic, September 12-16th. Experts are appointed by the Sarajevo Veterinary Faculty and the RS Veterinary Institute "Dr. Vaso Butozan" from Banja Luka.


Partner organizations: Czech Development Agency, BiH State Veterinary Office

Poultry and milk producers to visit AGRA 2016 Fair in Slovenia

Event location:

Slovenia

The USAID/Sweden FARMA II project is organizing a visit for 24 milk and poultry producers to the 54th International Fair of Agriculture and Food AGRA 2016, which will take place is Gornja Radgona, Slovenia. Within this visit, a training will be organized at the Ptuj Agricultural Institute, the fair will be visited during the Livestock day, and a visit to a large dairy farm is planned.

Farmers that will participate in this visit were appointed by the RS Association of Milk Producers, RS Association of Poultry producers, FBiH Association of Milk Producers and FBiH Association of Poultry Producers.


Partner organizations: Ptuj Agricultural Institute