“We intend to open admission under the new National Beekeeping Programme (NBP) for the three-year period 2020-2022 by the end of February,” State Fund Agriculture Executive Director Vassil Grudev announced during a meeting with beekeepers’ representatives. He specified that programme procedures have been prepared and that a validation and accreditation period is currently in progress, upon the completion of which the programme can be launched.
Published on 27.01.2020
SF Agriculture transferred the second tranche amounting to BGN 15.8 million (BGN 15,855,955) to 4,476 livestock farmers who have applied for the Transitional National Decoupled Support for Cattle (NSA1) under 2019 Campaign a week earlier. According to the indicative schedule for direct payments announced by SFA last week, the order for subsidies was set to take place on 31st January.
Published on 23.01.2020
SF Agriculture has transferred BGN 2.9 million (BGN 2,900,384) under the two the School Fruit and School Milk Schemes for the 2019/2020 school year. Of these, nearly BGN 2.42 million (BGN 2,421,230) shall be allocated to implemented schemes for milk and milk products, fresh fruit and vegetables deliveries in schools and kindergartens. The remaining funds, amounting to BGN 479,150, shall be allocated to refund the Value Added Tax (VAT) to approved contractors.
Published on 21.01.2020
In conjunction with SF Agriculture – Paying Agency’s new policy and management commitments to provide accuracy, clarity and compliance with the relevant payment schedules, the Fund shall inform farmers when to expect admission to the respective schemes and measures within the next 6 months.
Published on 16.01.2020
In support of agricultural business and rural municipalities, the State Fund Agriculture - PA paid nearly BGN 2.8 billion in 2019, SFA Executive Director Vassil Grudev said. By the end of December, 6,577 contracts amounting to over BGN 3.9 billion (BGN 3.934 billion) were signed under RDP 2014-2020. Over BGN 2.260 billion has been paid. In 2019, BGN 510 million were allocated under RDP investment and public measures alone, Mr. Grudev explained
Published on 27.12.2019