Sweden/USAID FARMA II project creates more than 1000 new jobs in agriculture

Sweden/USAID FARMA II project creates more than 1000 new jobs in agriculture

LIVNO, May 12, 2021 – Sales and exports of agricultural products from Bosnia and Herzegovina more than doubled in the last five and one half years thanks to the joint efforts of the US and Swedish governments in developing the sector, the mission director for the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) said today.

USAID Mission Director presents achievements in the development of agriculture

SARAJEVO, May 10, 2021 - The USAID Mission Director in BiH, Nancy J. Eslick, will visit Eko sir Puđa...

USAID Mission Director Emphasizes Support for BiH Dairy Industry with Farm Visit

BANJA LUKA, April 21, 2021- U.S. support for the dairy industry in Bosnia and Herzegovina has signif...

USAID Mission Director Eslick and Minister Pašalić to Visit Verići Village

USAID begins warping up its support to the development of agriculture in Bosnia and Herzegovina; rem...

Hrana Gurmana Campaign Reaches 970,000 People, its Mission Continues

Over seven months of active implementation, the Hrana Gurmana campaign promoted more than 200 small...

BiH Poultry Producers Complete the Value Chain

BiH Poultry Producers Complete the Value Chain

The Sweden/USAID FARMA II project helped Poljovet increase their production of day-old chicks for broiler breeding to 8 million a year. The company now services the growing needs of chicken meat producers.

Livno produces organic herbs and cereals

The Sweden/USAID FARMA II project supported the Aroma Organica Cooperative to develop 16 new product...

Women Entrepreneurship Breeds Successes in Food Production

Almost all women in BiH, who are engaged in local entrepreneurship, can serve as examples of good pr...

Young Entrepreneurs in Hrana Gurmana

Young Entrepreneurs in Hrana Gurmana

Young people in BiH are starting to seize everything that natural food and cosmetics sectors have to...

Clean Eggs for Quality Chicken Meat

Clean Eggs for Quality Chicken Meat

With the support of the Sweden/USAID FARMA II project, Iradia company from Laktaši now has automatic...

A True Gourmet Experience: Restaurant Serving Local Organic Food

Homemade food is increasingly being perceived as a healthier choice among consumers, and many restau...

Hazelnuts from Posavina Make their Way to the EU

The Sweden/USAID FARMA II project supported Eko-Bosanka Posavina in purchasing hazelnuts cleaning an...

Hercegovina Honey of Controlled Quality Now Available also in Supermarkets

Hercegovina Honey of Controlled Quality Now Available also in Supermarkets

Sweden/USAID FARMA II project supported BKV Group in developing honey packaging facilities and branding their Kozjak Herzegovina Honey. As of late, in addition to bio-food stores, their high-quality products are available also in supermarkets.

Agricultural Cooperative Brka Starts Producing Final Dairy Products for Higher Profits

Agricultural Cooperative Brka Starts Producing Final Dairy Products for Higher Profits

The Sweden/USAID FARMA II project supported the Agricultural Cooperative Brka to expand its dairy pr...

Hrana Gurmana Launches a Website that Makes Finding High-Quality Food Faster and Easier

Hrana Gurmana Launches a Website that Makes Finding High-Quality Food Faster and Easier

The Hrana Gurmana web platform connects local food producers, stores, and restaurants with their imm...

Cheese from Ukrina River Banks will soon be available in the Whole of BiH

Cheese from Ukrina River Banks will soon be available in the Whole of BiH

The Sweden/USAID FARMA II project supported Sirana Milanković to double its milk processing capacities. Their traditional Ukrina cheeses will soon become available throughout BiH.

Production of chicken eggs for broiler breeding in Srbac grows by 50 percent

The Sweden/USAID FARMA II project supported Pile-Farm to establish an additional chicken farm and in...

Five Reasons to Buy Local Food

The Sweden/USAID FARMA II project launched the Hrana Gurmana campaign in July 2020 to promote local...

Sweden/USAID Fostering Agricutural Markets Activity II (FARMA II)

Sweden/USAID FARMA II is a five year agricultural and agribusiness development program that builds on the achievements of the previous activities supported by USAID and the Government of Sweden. USAID/Sweden FARMA II will build on this foundation to elevate USAID and the Government of Sweden’s impact through a facilitative approach that will increase the competitiveness of commercially-orientated producer organizations (POs) and upgrade the capability of public services to meet and sustain EU compliance.