Within the project “Agricultural Libraries“, the Jagodina Public Library hosted a lecture Fruit and Grape Pruning on Saturday, 27 February 2016.
The lecturer was Igor Andrejić, graduate engineer in fruit science and viticulture. He is the associate of the Agricultural Advisory Service of Serbia (the regional center in Jagodina)
Mr. Andrejić talked about the choice of adequate pruning tools, best time period for doing it and its aims. Also, he talked about the shape and formation of the grapevine, and proper pruning.
The lecture pointed out the mistakes that are usually made during pruning and showed tools used for pruning.
The advisers of the Agricultural Advisory Service of Serbia – Milanka Miladinović and Miodrag Simić informed the present farmers about free land fertility control in the territory of the Pomoravski district, and importance of agrochemical analysis in general. The adviser Ljiljana Jeremić talked about incentives in agriculture.