Protection of Macedonian breed cattle Busha
Protection of Macedonian breed cattle Busha
The project aimed to save, cultivate and develop this old breed Bovinae – Buša (an autochthon group of cattle throughout Balkan Peninsula, including Eastern Bulgaria and Greece), on the territory of Maleševo region (the eastern part of Macedonia) and at the same time to promote organic dairy production. In order to achieve this, the following project activities were envisioned:
Adaptation/Preparation of the cowshed;
Procurement/forming of a parent drove of cattle and breeding/ reproduction of the breed of Bovinae – Buša;
Engagement of a Veterinarian and organizing sanitary and health protection;
 

Project Snapshot

Grantee:
CEKOR NAPRED
Country:
Macedonia
Area Of Work:
Biodiversity
Operational Phase:
Phase 5
Grant Amount:
US$ 24,651.00
Co-Financing Cash:
US$ 31,000.00
Co-Financing in-Kind:
US$ 17,100.00
Project Number:
MKD/SGP/OP5/Y2/CORE/BD/12/05
Start Date:
3/2013
End Date:
5/2014
Status:
Satisfactorily Completed
Project Characteristics and Results
Promoting Public Awareness of Global Environment
Brochure and Leaflet promoting the benefits of breeding local cattle breed Bovinae – Buša, was prepared, printed and distributed.
Capacity - Building Component
Organized one workshop (with participation of app 60 participants from the local population and regional cattle breeders), promoting the significance of this cattle bread, educating them on good agricultural practice, breeding cattle, registration and labeling of cattle and establishment of appropriate documentation for good agricultural practice;
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Indicators
Biophysical
Number of globally significant species protected by project 1
Livehood
Number of individuals (gender diaggregated) who have benefited* from SGP project 60

Grantee Contact

Mr. Lazo Gligorovski
Email: info@cekornapred.org
 

Address

Karposovo Vostanie 10/3/11
Skopje , 1000

SGP Country office contact

Mr. Zlatko Samardziev
Phone:
+389-(0)2-310-99-56
Fax:
+389-(0)2-310-99-56
Email:
Ms Melita Ivanova
Phone:
+389-(0)2-310-99-56
Fax:
+389-(0)2-310-99-56
Email:

Address

Majka Tereza 15/6
Skopje, 1000