From 12 through 22 February 2012, Mr. Gert Veldhorst, a PUM expert of Veterinary stayed in Kosovo. His mission comes as a result of an agreement between IADK and PUM for bringing the experiences of Dutch experts in Kosovo.
Mr. Veldhorts gave a lecture at the Faculty of Veterinary of the University of Prishtina with the topic “Artificial insemination and animal feeding” with a significant number of students attending. He had also meetings with representatives of Kosovo Food and Veterinary Agency for discussing the present animal diseases in Kosovo and opportunities for analyzing the animal nutrition, by giving professional advises according to the experiences in Netherlands.
During his mission in Kosovo, through IADK organization, Mr.Veldhorst has trained 3 vets from Mitrovica, Vushtrri and Skenderaj and has also visited a number of farms from this region and from Podujeva for training and advising our farmers, on which occasion he made veterinarian checkups and interventions to some particularly difficult cases.
Mr. Veldhorst has also trained three groups of farmers in three training sessions at IADK training room. His mission was fruitful for IADK, as from his trainings and advices benefited also the IADK professional staff.