TITLE

PERSPEKTYWY RENTOWNOŚCI GOSPODARSTW ROLNYCH UTRZYMUJĄCYCH KONIE W REJONIE GÓR SOWICH

AUTHOR(S)
Walkowicz, Ewa; Jodkowska, Ewa; Rajca, Marta
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Zeszyty Naukowe Uniwersytetu Przyrodniczego we Wroclawiu: Biolog;2008, Vol. 56 Issue 566, p189
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The aim of this research was to characterize agricultural farms in mountainous regions, taking into account their potential of increasing profitability by recreational usage of kept horses. The research was carried out on 23 farms, located in the mountains in the area of boroughs of Walim, Jedlina Zdrój, Gluszyca and Nowa Ruda. Enquiries were carried out, containing data about the farms and horses kept there. Total surface of agricultural grounds was 435ha. In all farms the total of 126 horses were kept, mainly of no breed, representing both warm blood and cold blood breeds. The horses were only partly the source of income of the farms. It was shown that developing agrotourism and recreational horse riding, including guest accommodation and catering, seems to be the best solution to increase the profitability of the invesigated farms.
ACCESSION #
48441795

 

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