BELGRADE - The Ministry of Agriculture has proposed amendments to the law on subsidies that will change the criteria for herbal production subsidies, Minister of Agriculture Snezana Bogosavljevic-Boskovic said on Tuesday.
BELGRADE - Representatives of the Spanish association of agricultural producers from Seville are interested in investing in the Serbian agriculture, the ministry of agriculture and environmental protection has said.
The price of fruits in Bulgaria could go up by 40% in July, as a result of the torrential rains and floods that hit much of the country, experts warn.
“It is natural for me to compensate my low yields with higher prices”, one fruit grower commented.
There is also lingering danger of crop diseases from the high moisture and floods.
The tomato producers in Bulgaria plan large scale protests as they fear they will be unable to sell their produce.
According to the national channel bTV, the producers in Petrich, one of the major tomato growing regions, are planning to throw their tomatoes on the road, because of the cheap imports from abroad.