On 28/04/2011 at “Hotel Drim”- Struga, the final presentation of the project “Promotion of agricultural and dairy products” was held. The project is financially supported by the Bureau for regional development and implemented by the South-west Planning Region.
The Director Xhemail Elmazi and representatives from the Bureau for regional development attended the Ceremony, as well as the Minister of local-self government Musa Xhaferi, the Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Water supply Ljupco Dimovski, the President of the Council for Development of the South-west planning region Ramiz Merko, the Mayors and representatives from the municipalities of the South-west planning region and individual producers from the South-west planning region.
One of the primary goals of the Project “Promotion of agricultural and dairy products” is the development of agriculture and stimulation of rural development through education of farmers and milk producers in the South-west planning region i.e through professional assistance to the producers by domestic experts, and by promotion of brand products from the South-west planning region.
At the conclusion of the Promotion, 5 (five) mobile laboratories for pedological and agrochemical analysis of the soil were donated, which will be available to the farmers from the 13 Municipalities of the Region.
The occasion was also used for promotion of the publication “Agricultural and dairy products in the South-west Planning Region” printed in four languages in 8,000 copies.
The project is financially supported by the Bureau for Regional Development in the amount of MKD 2,441,200.