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Effective, sustainable and environmentally friendly practices in the cross-border region

04.07.12 | News

On June 29th 2012, in "Aqua” Hotel, Burgas took place the final conference on the project "Effective, sustainable and environmentally friendly practices in the border region" (Contract № RD-02-29- 166/01.07.2011), implemented by the Burgas branch of European Institute in partnership with the Institute of Regional Strategies and with the Association of producers of agricultural and milk products, Odrin town and countryside.

During the conference, the participants were informed about the results of the project. The survey on Good agricultural practices and the trans-border region, which form part of the project activities, was also presented. On the basis of the output of the survey were designed training materials and the Guidelines for good agricultural practices.

During the conference, all participants were given promotional and educational material sets which are the product of the project.

The participants took part in a discussion, some of them shared that it would be nice if the activities under the project continued in order to upgrade the trainings, and work more with the farmers on the field.
The final conference was attended by 46 participants – agricultural producers from Bulgaria and Turkey, scientists, specialists and consultants in the field of agriculture and environmental protection.

The project is implemented with the financial assistance of the Programme for Crossborder Cooperation Instrument for pre-accession assistance Bulgaria-Turkey (CCI number 2007CB16IPO008), co-funded by the EU.