Protection of domestic sheep breed Pramenka
Protection of domestic sheep breed Pramenka
The project aims to help preserve native sheep species, variety “Pramenka” (the most autochthonous sheep variety in the Balkan) by establishing Center for reproduction and by initiating organic dairy production as an important income source. The following project activities were organized:
Creating “parent” herd of authentic sheep breed Pramenka,
Adaptation/ reconstruction of facilities (for summer and winter condition) to keep the herd,
Introducing standards for organic dairy production (cheese, milk) and initiating conversion to the organic dairy product,
Planting of eroded land with plants and grass for future grazing.
Creation of marketing strategy and action plans to promote sheep breed Pramenka and its products in order to increase the market value of the breed products.
 
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Project Snapshot

Grantee:
Biofarm Biljino
Country:
Macedonia
Area Of Work:
Biodiversity
Grant Amount:
US$ 23,755.00
Co-Financing Cash:
US$ 11,996.00
Co-Financing in-Kind:
US$ 11,804.00
Project Number:
MKD/OP3/02/06/11
Status:
Satisfactorily Completed
Project Characteristics and Results
Emphasis on Sustainable Livelihoods
Formed Pramenka breed herd from 229 lambs and 6 sheep, Strengthen the livelihood of local inhabitants by boosting production of organic products as an important source of income and at the same time prevent emigration of people from these depraved areas.
Policy Impact
Improved biodiversity protection and conservation through encouraging local population to protect and reproduce local autochthonic animal breed. Increased number of Pramenka Ovchepola sheep will influence installation of national program subsidy program.
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Indicators
Biophysical
Number of globally significant species protected by project 1
Empowerment
Number of CBOs / NGOs participated / involved in SGP project 1
Livehood
Total monetary value (US dollars) of ecosystem goods sustainably produced and providing benefit to project participants and/or community as a whole (in the biodiversity, international waters, and land degradation focal areas as appropriate) 6000

Grantee Contact

Mr. Goran Trajkovski
Phone: +389 2 3072370
Email: gorankrpa@yahoo.com
 

Address

Karposovo Vostanie 1/1-3, Skopje
Skopje , Eastern Macedonia , 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