On Saturday, 17 December 2016, beginning at 10 a.m., the Day of Olives will be organized in Gornja Lastva by the Cultural Heritage Association Napredak Gornja Lastva. The aim of this event is to promote olive growing and olives production in the area of Vrmac. In order to promote good practices the event will be attended by guests from the Association of Olive Oil Producers Vela Luka from Korčule, who will talk about the situation in Korčula, the olive oil of which has recently received the EU protected designation of origin.
On Sunday, 18 December 2016, beginning at 11 am, a cocktail will be organized in Gornja Lastva in order to mark the end of the year, at which a 2017 calendar will be presented. The printing of calendar and organizing of the Day of Olives are part of the STRONGO project, which has been supported by the EU through the IPA 2014 CSF Programme.
|10:00 – 11:00||Pozdravna riječ domaćina i kratka šetnja po selu - upoznavanje Gornje Lastve||Zoran Nikolić, predsjednik KZU Napredak|
|11:00 – 11:15||Maslinarstvo u Boki Kotorskoj danas||Vesna Đukić, Maslinarsko društvo Boka
|11:15 – 11:30||Masline u turističkoj ponudi – primjeri sa Luštice||Ilija Moric, maslinar|
|11:30 – 12:30||
||Gosti sa Korčule|
THE DAY OF OLIVES is being organized as part of the project StroNGO - Developing stronger civil society in Boka Kotorska, in order to mark the International Volunteer Day – 5 December. Project StroNGO was approved by the European Union through the IPA 2014 Civil Society Facility Montenegro Programme. Cultural Heritage Association Napredak Gornja Lastva is one of the project partners.