On May 27th, 2021 seminar on the topic “Eco-economic importance of pastures and management features” was organized in Gyulagarak community of Lori 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 financial support of Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation.
The following topics have been covered during the seminar:
- Pasture as a natural resource, fodder mean
- Pasture degradation as a natural resource issue, reasons for formation and methods of expression.
- Problems of conservation of pasture ecosystems.
- Efficient and sustainable use of pastures, management functions of pastures.