Experimental estate

The Experimental area of the Institute “Kaćka Šuma“, on the area of 358 ha is located north-east of Novi Sad, near the village Kać.

The Experimental area is an experimental polygon for field research of biological, ecological and production characteristics of lowland woody species (Populus sp., Salix sp., Robinia pseudoacacia, Quercus robur, Fraxinus angustifolia, Fraxinus excelsior, Prunus avium, Sorbus sp.).

The Experimental area contains the genetic collections (ex situ) of lowland woody species, as well as the species for honey bee pasture, black locust seed orchard.


A part of the Experimental area is used for the production of good-quality planting stock intended for the market.