Magazine Profile

KMETOVALEC (Farmer)

KMETOVALEC (Farmer) is the most widely read agriculture magazine. Although monthly published in 5000 copies, Kmetovalec is read by more than 32,000* readers – farmers, advisors in agriculture and forestry, lecturers on agricultural schools, veterinarians and others.

The published articles cover crop production, animal breeding and health, new technologies in agriculture and forestry, plant diseases and pests, as well as agriculture economy and agriculture policy.

Important part of the magazine is dedicated to machinery in agriculture and forestry i.e. innovations and tests – both very appreciated by our readers because it help them to make choice before the purchase. Chief editor is M.Sc. Andrej Golob. There are three supplements added to Kmetovalec: • “Gozd in obnovljivi viri” – Forest and renewable sources (4 times a year, edited by Veronika Valentar) • “PiP” – Processing and direct marketing of agricultural products (4 times a year, edited by M.Sc. Tatjana Čop) • Solar energy (once a year, edited by A. Golob) *source: National readership survey for 2010 (NRP) .