IPA Adriatic AMF project’s 4th Technical Workshop “Elaboration of a strategic plan and an action plan for the Model Forest” (further: 4th TWS) took place on May 27th – 28th 2014 in Split at the conference venue of Hotel »ART». Meeting was hosted by the Institute for Adriatic Crops and Karst Reclamation – IAC from Split.
The 4th TWS presented very important step for MF establishment at the pilot site in Dalmatia because discussions were mainly focused on preparation of a strategic plan for the Model Forest. Possible governance structure of the Dalmatian Model Forest was presented.
Within the 4th TWS of IPA AMF project, a field trip was organised at the island of Brac, on which the project partners and their guests visited:Cheese factory in Supetar – Brac: ownership of Mario and Božica Kuzmanić (Private Family Farm). Mrs. Family Kuzmanić has a plan to orient on organic cheese production. They have about 120 sheep and produce about 1000 kilos of sheep cheese/year manually. For now, all they need from the local authorities is financial help in order to build larger cheese factory and to improve hygienic conditions.