The Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) in SEE countries, under the Auspices of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Economy (MAFWE) from Macedonia and the European Union Mission in Macedonia, in cooperation with the Federation of Farmers in Macedonia, Institute of Animal Husbandry and other institutions and organizations from Macedonia and South-Eastern European Countries, organized the regional event:”Regional Sheep and Goat Breeder’s Day 2010”.
The manifestion was organized on July 9th and July 10th, 2010 in Mavrovo and Galicnik and consisted of two parts.
Round Table entitled: “Classification of ovine carcasses on slaughter line according to the SEUROP standard” was organized in Mavrovo on July 9th, 2010.
Organization and execution of this event was supported by the SWG GTZ ORF project, EC- TAIEX Unit and MAASP 2.
The traditional event “Regional Sheep and Goat Breeders Day 2010” was held on July 10th. The fascinating green pastures of the sheep breeding farm “Vardar 03” from Gradsko, located on the Bistra Mountain were the place gathering of over 2000 people, who came to celebrate together the day dedicated to sheep and goat breeders.