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Promising Subsidies for Bulgarian Agriculture, 2014

Business » FINANCE | January 2, 2014, Thursday // 15:15| Views: 1567 | Comments: 4
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Over BGN 2.5 B subsidies are expected to go into Bulgaria’s agricultural sector through European funds and the national budget in 2014.

The subsidies are set to increase competitiveness in the sector, as well as to cover outstanding payments to livestock breeders, writes

A further BGN 263.7 M is envisioned in grants through specialized state aid schemes for land owners, tobacco growers, and livestock breeders.

The mechanisms for maintaining the price stability for grains, meats, and others will remain in power.

The government will spend BGN 27.2 M for market support measures, while a further 62.4 M will come from the EU.

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joppy - 2 Jan 2014 // 21:15:21

What we need is taxation on imports, not subsidies.

Tania Oz - 2 Jan 2014 // 18:36:12

Lol, yeah, that's alot of cream to be skimmed off.

Georgi Parvanov - 2 Jan 2014 // 18:17:48

Excellent news! Our BSP & MRF colleagues are already lining up to claim their baksheesh which will leave around 1 stotinki for the farmers!

Tania Oz - 2 Jan 2014 // 15:39:29

Look after and focus on the farmers, agriculture and livestock industries and food production sector. They are the lifeblood of the Nation. Food sustainability and primary production are the utmost of importance and necessity and cannot be underestimated.

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