Activities Schedule

Internships in Slovenian cheese processing plants for students from five BiH agricultural faculties

Event location:

Slovenia

The USAID/Sweden FARMA II project will organize internships in four Slovenian cheese processing plants for about 20 students from five agricultural / food processing faculties in BiH.


Partner organizations: Faculties of Agriculture and Food Processing in Sarajevo, Banja Luka, Bihac, Tuzla and Istočno Sarajevo; Megal doo Ptuj

Info sessions for grant applicants from the berry and dairy sectors

Event location:

Sarajevo & Banja Luka

Information sessions will be organized on August 17, 2016, at 11:00 am in Sarajevo, in UNITIC Business Center (Fra Anđela Zvizdovića 1, mezzanine) and August 19, 2016, at 11:00 am in Banja Luka, in the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of RS, Đure Daničića 1/II, to discuss the Scope of Work and to provide instructions for submitting applications to interested producer organizations.

All organizations interested in submitting proposals are encouraged to participate in one of these events (RSVP via email grants@farmabih.ba by August 10, 11:00). 

Please note that this call is not open to individual farmers.


Partner organizations: BiH Foreign Trade Chamber, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of RS

USAID Mission Director to visit the RS Poultry Association

Event location:

Srbac

USAID Mission Director in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Mr. Peter Duffy, will visit the RS Poultry Association together with his team.


Partner organizations: The RS Poultry Association

In-country study tour for milk producers

Event location:

Gradacac & Odzak

USAID/Sweden FARMA II project is organizing practical trainings for dairy farmers from Zivinice, Kalesija and Sapna.


Partner organizations: Association of Milk Producers from the municipality of Zivinice, the Veterinary Institute of Tuzla, and the Agricultural Extension Service Tuzla

Study tour to the Czech Republic

Event location:

Czech Republic

From July 18th-22nd, experts from BiH will attend a study tour related to certification and control of planting material in line with EU regulations.


Partner organizations: CzDA

Immortelle producers & processors in Herzegovina will learn from Corsican experiences

Event location:

Herzegovina

From 3rd to 15th July 2016, an expert from Corsica for cultivation and processing of immortelle will visit 15 leading growers and processors of immortelle in Herzegovina (Trebinje, Ljubinje, Bileća, Stolac, Mostar, Ljubuški, Široki Brijeg and Čapljina).


Partner organizations: REDAH, Federal Agro-Mediterranean Institute Mostar