The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forestry is proposing legislative changes that will encourage farmers to use their own water sources for irrigation
This is the second programming period in Bulgaria during which the Leader approach is applied
The issue of the binding nature of eco-schemes remains for Bulgaria a key political element of the General Agreement in the course of the negotiation process
The Minister reminded position of the country to keep all possible instruments for support in the New CAP inc. National Transitional Assistance with a new reference date
Minister Taneva expressed hope that in October a partial common approach will be reached to ensure equality of farmers in the EU
The SFA has prepared an indicative schedule for the forthcoming authorizations for the schemes and measures under the 2020 Direct Payments Campaign, as well as for the state aid. By the end of the year, an amount of BGN 1.7 billion will be paid to farmers
Minister of Agriculture, Food and Forestry Desislava Taneva announced at a briefing that Bulgarian farmers will receive a total of BGN 49 million in financial assistance under a de minimis aid programme.
"We will support you with BGN 56.5 million.
“We are doing our best to make the bidding under the horizontal measure COVID-19 for the agricultural sector as easy as possible”, announced the Minister of Agriculture
It is expected the grain harvest this year to reach almost 5 million tons, according to the calculations of the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forestry.