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SURVEY / Key obstacles to the development of agritourism in the Split-Dalmatia County

first_imgRELATED NEWS:COMPLETE STUDY OF ACCEPTANCE CAPACITIES OF TOURISM IN SPLIT-DALMATIA COUNTY PUBLISHED In order to know the real situation on the ground and with the aim of argumentative discussion, ie involving as many “brains” and sharing knowledge, because two heads are always smarter than one, I invite you to fill out surveys on key obstacles to agritourism in Split-Dalmatia counties.Namely, Ana Marinelić, a final year student of Management in Tourism and Hospitality Management at the Faculty of Economics in Split, is conducting a survey on the attitudes of key agritourism stakeholders on key obstacles to agrotourism development in the Split-Dalmatia County and prays that more Family farms as well as tourism experts are involved and give their opinion.The aim of the thesis is to bring a quality conclusion and possible solutions to possible problems of agritourism in the Split-Dalmatia County.Spatially the largest county in the Republic of Croatia, 14.045 km², rich in preserved nature, beautiful islands and coast, cultural attractions, from Diocletian’s Palace in Split to the old town of Hvar, Split-Dalmatia County is realizing its potential as one of the leading tourist areas. But is it really so? – Ana Marinelić asks.The high seasonal concentration of tourist demand and the pronounced coefficient of tourist saturation in coastal and island destinations, and the associated seasonal congestion of the existing communal and transport infrastructure indicate the need to diversify the tourist offer and “redirect” to rural SDŽ and agritourism. “The fact that 12.468 family farms are registered in the Split-Dalmatia County, while about 52 of them are engaged in tourism as a supplementary activity is the best indicator of the state of agritourism in the county, which really has great potential not only for tourism and the Croatian economy, but also for local population and revival. traditions ”, Marinelić points out, and invites everyone to take some time and answer the questions honestly.The survey is anonymous and all data remains strictly confidential and will be used exclusively in batch processing, and will later be used as part of a new project. KNOWLEDGE IS POWER portal, the whole paper and publish.Survey 1 refers to owners / employees of agritourism, while the second survey is intended for owners / employees of family farms – family farms. If you want to help student Ana Marinelić with advice on the development of agrotourism in SDŽ, feel free to contact her via Linkedina, any advice will surely come in handy in making a dissertation.SURVEY 1 – For agritourism owners / employees  Key obstacles to the development of agritourism in the Split-Dalmatia CountySURVEY 2 Key obstacles to the development of agritourism in the Split-Dalmatia County – attitudes of agricultural holdings – for family farm ownersDo you think that education and knowledge is the most powerful weapon we can use for positive change? Do you agree with the statement that two heads are smarter than one? Do you encourage constructive and argumentative thinking, creativity and lifelong learning? Do you agree that knowledge must be available to everyone? Do you invest and encourage young people to show their knowledge and affirm themselves in their field of education and future work?If these values ​​are compatible with your business and personal philosophy, support the popularization of science in tourism and the Knowledge is Power project, which aims to popularize science and educate tourism professionals and encourage constructive and argumentative discussion because only then can we develop as individuals and as a society.More about the project KNOWLEDGE IS POWER which starts in early September find out HERElast_img read more

Buyers are descending on the north coast for a seachange

first_img35 Ewan St, Margate.BUYERS looking for a seachange are flocking to the north coast.Ray White Redcliffe sales consultant Loren Mulholland said demand for homes in the area, including Woody Point, Margate and Clontarf, was increasing, particularly among interstate buyers. “It’s been strong for the last six to 12 months but we’re just surprised at how many people are coming to the area,” Ms Mulholland said.She said a modernised Queenslander at 35 Ewan St, Margate, which sold in November for $446,000, had three interstate offers subject to inspections.More from newsLand grab sees 12 Sandstone Lakes homesites sell in a week21 Jun 2020Tropical haven walking distance from the surf9 Oct 201935 Ewan St, Margate“They don’t want to say, ‘We’ll fly-in in two days’ because it might go,” Ms Mulholland said.Melbourne investors bought the property and it was put up for rent over the Christmas period.“That was just incredible how much interest that had,” Ms Mulholland said.She said the suburbs were also becoming more popular among families instead of the traditional retirees and young couples.“I think the train line has been a game-changer – it’s really opened up a market place we haven’t had before,” she said.last_img read more

Batesville Fire Chief Releases Monthly Report

first_imgFirefighter Brian Hardebeck and Safety Officer Steve Macke decorate near the firehouse Monday.The Batesville Fire Department released a monthly activity report at a recent City Council Meeting.According to Fire Chief Todd Schutte, the department responded to 67 emergency runs including seven alarms for vehicle accidents in October.“It just depends on the month,” said Schutte. “Last month was busy but we have had busier months.”With 18 volunteer firefighters, the fire chief added the department is dealing with low staffing and currently accepting volunteer firefighter applications.Interested in becoming a volunteer firefighter? Apply here!We’ve had some cold weather so far this year and with winter around the corner, we will be returning to cold conditions.Schutte said that it is a good idea to have your furnace checked out by a professional in order to prevent a fire in your home.“They should have maintenance done on their furnace and have those checked. If they burn wood, they should definitely have their chimney inspected,” advised Schutte.last_img read more

EPL: Newcastle face Hammer’s test

first_imgNewcastle vs. West Ham Venue: St. James’ Park Kick off 2:15PMWest Ham United will be attempting to build on their much-needed victory over Chelsea when they visit Newcastle United at St James’ Park this afternoon. The Hammers eased their relegation fears with the surprise derby triumph, but they remain in the mix at the bottom of the table whereas Newcastle have now surpassed the 40-point mark.Certain matches and results can often prove to be turning points in a club’s season, and West Ham will certainly be hoping that action-packed 3-2 win against an in-form Chelsea side is one of those.The Hammers went into the game on the back of three successive defeats without even scoring, yet they overcame a widely-criticised VAR decision to come from behind and pick up what could be a priceless three points at an empty London Stadium.Quite how important they are remains to be seen, but at the very least it gives them some breathing space with those three points now separating them from the relegation zone.Aston Villa, Bournemouth and Watford are all in poor form too, whereas David Moyes’s side are entering a run of fixtures that they will consider winnable – Newcastle, Burnley, Norwich City and Watford in succession. That said, they have not won back-to-back league games since August, have not kept a clean sheet in 12 outings since New Year’s Day and their away form is truly abysmal – seven successive away defeats in what is their worst run since 2006.The Hammers have also thrown away a league-high 22 points from winning positions this season, and if you were to add those to their tally then they would be in Champions League contention, level on points with Manchester United and Wolverhampton Wanderers, rather than battling against relegation.Many parallels can be drawn between West Ham and Newcastle in terms of the demands from passionate fan bases, often of underperforming teams, but this season Newcastle have been better than most fans expected under Steve Bruce.Even so, the Magpies now seem to be playing with a freedom which was lacking when fans were in the stadium; before lockdown they had averaged just 0.9 goals per game in the Premier League, whereas since the return they have netted eight league goals at an average of 2.7 per match.Half of those goals came in Wednesday’s 4-1 win at relegation-threatened Bournemouth – a result which lifted Newcastle past the 40-point mark with six games to spare this season. Bruce’s side now need only one more win to equal their points tally from last season under Rafael Benitez, and with matches against three of the bottom six to come they will be confident of surpassing that.Newcastle head into Sunday’s match unbeaten in their last five Premier League games – their best run since 2015-16 – while they have not been beaten at home in the top flight since New Year’s Day.Indeed, they have only conceded once in their last five home league outings, and only Liverpool, Manchester City and Manchester United have conceded fewer on their own patch throughout the entire season.Newcastle possible XI: Dubravka, Yedlin, Schar, Fernandez, Rose, Shelvey, Hayden, Saint-Maximin, Almiron, Ritchie, Gayle. West Ham possible XI: Fabianski, Fredericks, Diop, Ogbonna, Cresswell, Rice, Soucek, Bowen, Lanzini, Yarmolenko, Antonio.RelatedPosts Ighalo: My best moment as ‘Red Devil’ EPL: Newcastle set to extend winning streak EPL: Gunners gun for West Ham scalp Tags: Newcastle UnitedPremier LeagueSt james’ ParkWest Ham Unitedlast_img read more

Dindyal ton, Lord all-round efforts  lead GCC to comprehensive win

first_imgWEST Indies U-16 cricketer, Mavindra Dindyal, and Devon Lord, back from a stint in Canada, were able to register solid performances over the weekend to give home team, the Georgetown Cricket Club, a comprehensive victory against Ace Warriors in their Georgetown Cricket Association (GCA) Noble House Seafoods Two-Day Second Division cricket clash. Young Dindyal batted sensibly to score 101 (8X4s, 1X6) while Lord and Ronaldo Alimohamed supported with half centuries to lift GCC to 285-5 declared, on Sunday, before they again bowled out a depleted Ace Warriors unit for a paltry total, which resulted in an innings and 204-run victory.On Saturday, GCC, defending champions of the competition, had taken control of the clash by restricting the visitors for 38 runs, after left-arm spinners Stephon Wilson and Lord had grabbed 4-7 and 3-15.Winston Forrester supported with 2-1 from three overs.The home team had reached 127-3 by the close of play with Dindyal unbeaten on 37 and Alimohamed on 13.On Sunday morning, the pair continued to build on their lead, with Alimohamed hitting three fours and a six in a score of 52.   After Alimohamed, who captained the side, fell, regular skipper Lord joined Dindyal in the middle. When the side declared in 45 overs, Lord was left unbeaten on 54 after having struck four fours and an equal amount of sixes.The left-arm spinner then nabbed 4-21 to help restrict Ace Warriors to 43-7 in 18.1 overs. Ace Warriors only batted with eight players in their second innings.last_img read more

Wellington radio stations sold to Rocking M. Media LLC

first_imgby Tracy McCue, Sumner Newscow — Rocking M. Media LLC., a media group headquartered in Manhattan, Kansas, has purchased the Wellington radio stations KWME-FM 92.7, KLEY-AM 1130, and KKLE-FM 1550 in Winfield.In filings issued by the FCC, Johnson Enterprises, Inc. is selling its cluster of radio stations to Rocking M. Media – a family based company that has owned a plethora of operations in newspaper, television and now radio. The purchase price for the stations has been redacted or withheld from the FCC filing.Before the Wellington radio purchase, Rocking M. Media LLC currently has 20 stations across central and western Kansa.The estimated time for change of ownership has not been divulged. Radio owner Gordon Johnson was not available for this story at this time.Rocking M Media currently owns radio stations in Salina, Colby, Dodge City, Great Bend, Ingalls, Larned, Liberal, Lindsborg, Minneapolis and Pratt. The company was founded in 2007.KWME-FM, which plays oldies, has been in existence for 39 years on Tuesday.Follow us on Twitter. Close Forgot password? Please put in your email: Send me my password! Close message Login This blog post All blog posts Subscribe to this blog post’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Subscribe to this blog’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Follow the discussion Comments Logging you in… Close Login to IntenseDebate Or create an account Username or Email: Password: Forgot login? Cancel Login Close Username or Email: Password: Lost your password? Cancel Login Dashboard | Edit profile | Logout Logged in as Admin Options Disable comments for this page Save Settings You are about to flag this comment as being inappropriate. Please explain why you are flagging this comment in the text box below and submit your report. The blog admin will be notified. Thank you for your input. There are no comments posted yet. Be the first one! Post a new comment Enter text right here! Comment as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new comments Comments by IntenseDebate Enter text right here! Reply as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Cancel Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new commentslast_img read more


first_imgDONEGAL’S struggle with the recession has been laid bare in a report by a leading international business newspaper.Financial Times reporter Jamie Smyth spent several days in Milford.And his report on the newspaper’s website today shows how 41 members of the local GAA club have left to start new lives abroad since 2008. The latest to leave is 28-year-old player Anthony McPaul.“The town is dying on its feet. The two banks have closed, ripping the commercial heart out of the town,” the Editor of the Tirconaill Tribune John McAteer tells Smyth.“Milford is just a microcosm of a wider malaise in rural Ireland. In Donegal the only export we have is our young people,” he says.Smyth reveals that of the 144 multi-national companies which invested in Ireland last year, 75% were in Dublin and Cork. Just one came to Donegal.Reporter Smyth writes: “Letterkenny, which was Ireland’s fastest growing town during the boom, is littered with ghost estates and half empty retail parks. Shopkeepers have suffered a huge drop in business since the crisis struck in 2008 and are not yet seeing a recovery.”The article is here,Authorised=false.html?  REPORT: 41 PLAYERS LEAVE DONEGAL GAA CLUB SINCE 2008 was last modified: September 26th, 2013 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Financial TimesletterkennyMilfordMILFORD GAA CLUBlast_img read more