Partner des Forum „Frieden und Landwirtschaft“: Zentrum für Landwirtschaft, Ernährung und ländliche Entwicklung, Institut für Saat- und Pflanzgut (Centar za Poljoprivredu, hranu i selo, Zavod za sjemenarstvo i rasadničarstvo), Osijek
The place which have been chosen for the cultivation of rye in scope of the “PeaceBread” project is situated in the immediate vicinity of the Institute for seed and seedlings, whose experts coordinated the whole process from sowing to harvest. The Institute constitutes integral part of the Croatian Centre for Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, and apart from providing scientific and expert support to the Ministry of Agriculture, according to the Law on Seeds, Planting Material and Registration of Varieties of Agricultural Plants, Institute is entitled to conduct plant variety registration and plant variety protection, certification of seed and planting material, control of seed quality.
»Further to your letter I am pleased to say that the seeds of rye crop is sown and sprouted. Enclosed I send a picture. As for information the crop is sown in the field in eastern Croatian region of Slavonia in Osijek.Osijek is a city in eastern Croatia. Located in a valley on the right bank of the river Drava between 16 th and 24 th kilometer of the mouth of the Danube. It is the largest city in Slavonia, the fourth largest city in Croatia, and the seat of the Osijek-Baranja County."