• Historical data

    RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES

    The Agricultural Institute- Stara Zagora owns certificates for Bulgarian Brown cattle breed since 1981, Bulgarian Black-and-White cattle breed from 1991, and Trakia Merino sheep breed from 1974. The main activities of the Agricultural Institute are the protection of the gene pool of cattle, sheep and poultry breeds as well as introduction of specialized breeds for…
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    Historical data

    The Agricultural Institute is located in Central South Bulgaria, 8 km southeast of Stara Zagora. It originated from the cattle yard near Stara Zagora, established in 1898. In 1941, the Ministry of Agriculture decided that the Research Institute for Animal Breeding would become independent institute and appointed Prof. Stefan Kumanov as its director. He was…
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