Network-Conferences

The SAVE partner organizations meet annually in a partner country for the "SAVE Annual Meeting" where also the "European Seminar on Agrobiodiversity" with varying thematic focuses takes place. At the meeting the SAVE bodies run their sessions and there is the possibility for contacts and networking within the SAVE partners and guests.

15. – 17. september 2016 – Metlika Nature Park, Slovenia

10th European Agrobiodiversity Seminar: How does the SAVE Network contribute to Agro-Biodiversity in Europe?”

> Drago Kompan: The richness on diversity in Slovenia
> Boris Grabrijan: Comprehensive view on biodiversity in Regional Park KOLPA
> Obe Bootsma: Heritage crops: conservation through use: The Dutch approach
> Cornelia Lehmann: Preservation of vegetables through establishment a network
> Vladimir Meglic: Slovenian vegetable landraces and their re-introduction
> Metka Candek-Potokar: TREASURE: Multifunctionality of local pig breeds
> Antje Feldmann: Health management and disease protection for ANGR

Short Presentations of the participating Network Partners:
AnGR conservation, Slovenia
SLE, Belgium
SZH and De Oerakker, The Netherlands
EIP Animal Conservation Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
VERN, Germany
GEH, Germany
PSR, Switzerland
REDD, Switzerland
UVMB, Hungary
RARE, Italy
Rete Semi Rurali, Italy
FERA, Portugal
Amalthia, Greece

10. – 12. september 2015 – Lake Kerkini National Park, Greece

9. europ. Agrobiodiversity Seminar: "Unrecognised and Isolated Populations of rare breeds and varieties"
Presentations:
> Kostas Papaioanou: Welcome Letter
> Chryssanthi Intzidou: Introduction on Lake Kerkini and management issues of the National Park
> Iosif Bizelis: Current situation of autochthonous breeds in Greece
> Vasilis Lekkas: Unrecognised and isolated Populations of Rare breeds in Greece
> Jelena Ramljak / Waltraud Kugler: BushaLive’ and DNA of Greek Cattle Breeds
> Panagiota Koutsouli: Μanaging small and isolated populations
> Andras Gaspardy: Szekely Horse
> Kapllan Sulaj: Livestock Values and Biodiversity Conservation in the Prespa National Park in Albania – Case Study on Cattle Population and Genetic Diversity
> Posters Amalthia

18. – 20. september 2014 – Lonjsko Polje, Croatia

8. europ. Agrobiodiversity Seminar: "Agrobiodiversity and nature conservation"
Presentations:
> Roman Ozimek: Agrobiodiversity & Nature in the Balkans
> Antje Feldmann: ANGR in Biosphere Reserves Germany
> Andra Gadpardy: Establishing of maternal lineages in Tsigai sheep
> Waltraud Kugler: Feral Populations in Europe
> Waltraud Kugler: Plant genetic Resources and Nature Conservation
> Atila Sedefchev: Rare Breeds Center Vlahi

19. – 21. september 2013 – Biezenmortel, NL

7. europ. Agrobiodiversity Seminar: "Agrobiodiversity and the GAP : An opportunity for rural development"
Presentations:
> Welcome in Noord Brabant: Stichting Zeldzame Huisdierrassen
> Elli Broxham: A chance for rural and social development
> Hans Brand: The CAP 2014-2020
> Loek Hilgers: Agrobiodiversity in the "Kempen" region
> Stichting Duinboeren: The Dune Farmers Platform
> Tobias Hiemstra: Saving rare breeds by eating them
> Hape Grünenfelder: The Dune Farmers Platform
> Tobias Hiemstra: The Sortengarten Suedtirol

13. – 15. september 2012 – Urnäsch, Switzerland

6. europ. Agrobiodiversity Seminar: "The economic value of local breeds and varieties"
Presentations:
> Federal Office for Agriculture: Preservation Strategies for Swiss Breeds
> Philippe Ammann: From the Old Breed to the New Product
> Jakob Kortegaard: Marketing of Lamb from Eco-Grazing in Denmark
> Muriel Hendrichs: Project Pro Frutteti - Fruit Conservation in Ticino
> Ulrich Schulze: Nutritional Values and Marketing of Rare Cultivated Plants
> Elzbieta Lenarczyk: Agro-Biodiversity for Rural development in Poland
> Elli Broxham: The HERITASTE® quality label

23. september 2011 – Dimitrovgrad, Serbia

5. europ. Agrobiodiversity Seminar: "Preservation or adaptation? - Conservation work in view of changing environment"
Presentations:
> Elli Broxham: Agrobiodiversity conservation in a changing environment
> Michel Jacobi: From an endagered breed of Waterbuffalo
> Pauline Wolters: Education about preservation and adaptaion & (Extrakt)
> Svitlana Kostenko: Variability of cytogenetic and molecular-genetic descriptions of cattle
> Stijn Hilgers: The Kempen heathsheep
> Atila Sedefchev: Conservation of two native Bulgarian goat breeds & (Extrakt)
> Sider Sedefchev: Rare Breeds Centre in Vlahi & (Extrakt)
> András Gaspardy: Ecotypes - breed variants adapted & (Extrakt)
> Elli Broxham: The HERITASTE® quality label

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