SF Agriculture has transferred nearly BGN 635 million (BGN 634,853,270) to 56,524 farmers under the Single Area Payment Scheme (SAPS) - the scheme with the largest budget of direct payments. Calculations were made at an indicative rate of BGN 191.45/hectare. A total of BGN 741 million shall be allocated under SAPS within Campaign 2019.
Published on 16.12.2019
SF Agriculture shall continue the disbursement of financial support to farmers under 2019 Campaign. 9,315 livestock farmers have received BGN 79,781,705.04 under five coupled production schemes.
Published on 06.12.2019
Applications for the main schemes and measures of direct payments under 2020 Campaign shall be submitted online, State Agriculture Fund Executive Director Vassil Grudev said at the Ninth National Seminar of the National Grain Producer Association (NGPA).
Published on 28.11.2019
“As promised, SF Agriculture transferred the first tranche of nearly BGN 72.4 million under the reduced excise duty scheme on gas oil scheme on 21st November. The funds shall be available in farmers’ bank accounts tomorrow,” SFA Executive Director Vassil Grudev said during the discussion at the Agrobusinessman of Bulgaria 2019 awards ceremony organised by the Bulgarian Farmer newspaper.
Published on 21.11.2019
The State Fund Agriculture - PA has paid nearly BGN 10 million in advance payments to 405 young farmers who signed their contracts under sub-measure 6.1 “Business start-up for young farmers” of the RDP for the period 2014-2020. Their investment proposals were submitted via UMIS last year during the second call for proposals under the sub-measure. In late summer, SFA - PA approved the funding of a total of 880 proposals by novice farmers covered by the 100% admission budget which amounts to EUR 22 million.
Published on 18.11.2019