Seminar on the topic “Development/ modernization of pasture rotation schedule”

On July 15th, 2021 seminar on the topic “Development/ modernization of pasture rotation schedule” was organized in the Amasia community of Shirak marz within the frameworks of “Introducing pasture and grassland maps for sustainable pasture and grasslands management practices in Lori and Shirak marzes of Armenia” pilot project.

The project is financed by the GIZ ECOSERVE Project, with co-financing from the “Livestock Development in the South of Armenia” project implemented by “Strategic Development Agency” NGO with the financial support of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation.

The following topics have been covered during the seminar:

  • Schedule and timeline development procedures for regular use of pastures,
  • Development of pasture rotation plan and procedure and features of rotations by pasture management units,
  • Procedure for calculating allowable grazing days in regular pasture management units for herds consisting of different sex and age groups.