Minister Taneva pointed out that Bulgaria has more than two years of experience in combating ASF.
Payments to tobacco growers are made annually in the spring time.
She added that checks are currently being carried out on the applications submitted.
Minister Taneva clarified that from 2019 to now, a sum of BGN 71 million in direct payments have been paid to farmers in the district.
The support ceiling for a farmer under sub-measures COVID 1 and COVID 2 is estimated to not much than the BGN equivalent of EUR 7000.
This became clear during a meeting of the Minister of Agriculture, Food and Forestry Desislava Taneva with Dimitar Yanchev, Chairman of the Association "Sea Accord"
The key topics for Bulgaria in the debate on the future CAP continue to be a more ambitious external convergence, continuing the coupled support and maintaining the National Transitional Assistance.