Development of sustainable barn construction concepts

Project value: 130.000,00 €
Project duration: 01.11.2020 - 31.10.2022
Link to project: Project website
Responsible person: Janez Benedičič PhD.


review the existing condition of stables (type and number of animals, type of breeding, construction, equipment, milking technique, feed technique, climate and impact on animals, utilization of waste materials) and define deficit areas and identify the maximum potential for improvement in mixed and clean livestock farms; to develop models or guidelines for stables for Rejo, which will be economically and environmentally justified, landscape-compatible with the space, attractive for tourism and commercially acceptable, and will take into account the existing building stock, domestic material (eg wood) and equipment and knowledge; to encourage small and medium-sized farms to renovate, reconstruct, upgrade and modernize stables for cattle, pig, horse, poultry and small ruminants.

Project Partners

  • Kmetijsko gozdarska zbornica Slovenije Kmetijsko gozdarski zavod Murska sobota;
  • Univerza v Ljubljani, Biotehniška fakulteta; Univerza v Ljubljani, Fakulteta za strojništvo;
  • Univerza v Mariboru, Fakulteta za kmetijstvo in biosistemske vede;
  • Univerza v Novem mestu Fakulteta za ekonomijo in informatiko.