Sheephusbandry in the Kalevala District (KA183)
Funded by Karelia ENPI 2007-2013
Objective of the project
The objective of the project was to transfer knowledge on sheep husbandry from Finland to Kalevala.
• Arranging theoretical courses on sheep husbandry. • Supply of sheep material. • Creation of a sheep breeding center.
Altogether 45 ewes and two male sheep were bought and transported to Kalevala. The district got new knowledge on sheep husbandry and a small breeding centre for sheep.
Duration2011-05-14 - 2012-05-13
Total Budget / Programme funding75 000 € / 67 500 €
Lead partnerMunicipality of Suomussalmi
Lead partner web-site
PartnersThe Administration of Kalevala District
Kalevala City Administration