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Sunflower Yields are Lower this Year Because of Drought

Compared to last year, sunflower yields in some areas are definitely lower, because of the drought, which will also affect the overall average yield in the country, said the Chairman of the National Association of Grain Producers, Kostadin Kostadinov, in an interview with Focus News Agency. "This year has been quite diverse for all agricultural production.

NIMH: Sunny and Hot Today

It will be sunny again today, hot in the afternoon in the lowlands, meteorologist Georgi Tsekov of the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology (NIMH) told Focus News Agency. The wind will be light to moderate from east-northeast. Maximum temperatures between 31C and 36C.

According to Sofia Mayor the City is a Vibrant and Active and it Needs Good Conditions for Sports

Sofia is a vibrant and active city where people love to play sports, and it is our job to provide the conditions for this, as well as to support and organize events related to active lifestyles and to continue to build sports infrastructure, Sofia Mayor Yordanka Fandakova said at a press conference on the programme and priorities of the Sofia - European Capital of Sport Foundation in 2020, a 

About 3,500 Decares of Sand Dunes Along the Bulgarian Black Sea Coast are Privately Owned

Of the 4,700 decares of sand dunes along the Bulgarian Black Sea coast, nearly 3,500 decares are privately owned, Ombudsman Maya Manolova said after a meeting with citizens who contacted her over suspected construction works in protected areas in the town of Sozopol, a Focus News Agency correspondent reported.

PM Boyko Borissov Inspected the Construction Works on Europe Motorway

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov has inspected construction works on Europe Motorway in Slivnitsa - Dragoman section, said the government press office, quoted by Focus News Agency.
The project started in mid-May this year and will be completed by 2021, it is implemented with funds from the state budget under the New Construction programme of the Road Infrastructure Agency.