Agricultural Development ministry gives 'green light' for 717 improvement plans

A total of 717 new improvement investment plans, having a public expenditure amounting to 50.9 million euros, have been given the green light by Community Resources and Infrastructures Special Secretary Dimitris Iatridis, in the ... More


Serbia, Russia sign memorandum on agriculture

Serbian Minister of Agriculture Goran Knezevic and his Russian counterpart Nikolai Fyodorov signed in Moscow on Friday a memorandum of understanding and cooperation in the area of modernization of agricultural-industrial complex ... More


One in four households engaged in agriculture

One in four households in Serbia is engaged in agriculture, show the data of the 2012 census of agriculture that were presented on Friday. Director of the Serbian Statistical Office (RZS) Dragan Vukmirovic said that there are ... More


National agriculture strategy by september

Danilo Golubovic, a state secretary with the Serbian Ministry of Agriculture, Water Management and Forestry, said Monday at the 47th agronomists conference on Mt Zlatibor that the national agriculture strategy will be completed ... More


Gov’t of FBiH promises to pay incentives from 2012 farmers

Minister of Agriculture, Water Management and Forestry of FBiH Jerko Ivankovic Lijanovic announced that received applications for incentives to primary agricultural production will be processed by tomorrow, after which funds ... More


Bugarin: Agriculture output down 20%, enough food

Serbia's agricultural output will drop 20 percent this year based on early estimates, but there will be enough food for domestic consumption, President of the Serbian Chamber of Commerce Milos Bugarin has said. "The gross value ... More


Regional cooperation and agricultural reform

Minister of Agriculture, Trade, Forestry and Water Management Dusan Petrovic said today that all countries in the region have a clear and unambiguous goal - to be part of a single European economic and political space. Speaking ... More


Agricultural innovation - dryer for fruits, herbs

An innovative fruits, vegetables and herbs dryer, which allegedly consumes up to 80 percent less power and utilizes solar and bio energy, has been presented at the Regional Chamber of Commerce (RPK) in the city of Kraljevo, ... More


Bulgaria's 2010 Gross Agriculture Product Reaches EUR 4 B in 2010

Bulgaria's gross agricultural product grew by 2% in 2010, reaching almost EUR 4 B, according to Annual Agricultural Report for 2011, adopted Wednesday by the Bulgarian Cabinet. The document, which contains an economic analysis ... More


Bulgaria and China discuss opportunities for cooperation in agriculture

The chairman of the Bulgarian Agricultural Academy Georgi Kostov has discussed with Chinese ambassador to Bulgaria Guo Yezhou opportunities for cooperation in the sphere of agricultural science. China is also interested in ... More


15% increase on wheat crops production in 2011in Serbia

The expected yield of wheat crops in 2011 is 1.88 million tons sown on 491,174 hectares, which is a 15.1 percent increase relative to the production output in 2010, the data of the Statistical Office of the Republic of Serbia ... More


Serbia and Lithuania sign memorandum on agricultural cooperation

Serbia and Lithuania signed a memorandum on agricultural cooperation, which will primarily focus on improving plant and animal production. The agreement was signed by Serbia's Minister of Agriculture and Trade Dusan Petrovic and ... More


State to help Serbian farmers be competitive in EU

Serbian President Boris Tadic said Wednesday that the state must help small farmers to improve their production and be competitive in the EU market. "I think we have viewed the good resources our country possesses and the ... More


Fruit and vegetables on Bulgarian market to be checked for pesticides

The Bulgarian Agency for Food Safety will check fruit and vegetables that have been imported from Jordan, Macedonia and Turkey, to determine if they are of sufficient quality to be on the local market, Bulgarian National ... More


Organic production in BiH

Bosnia and Herzegovina follows the new worldwide trends in agriculture. With 1,6 million hectares of arable land, it can become an important exporter of the organic food. Our advantages are in large areas of non-cultivated ... More


Agriculture in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina is rich in natural resources and conditions that create an excellent environment for agricultural production, including the availability of labor, land and other natural resources, as well as the ... More


Agrofood 2010 fair in Skopje

- Government's strategy for development of agriculture by 2013 is being realised. Supporting competitive agricultural products and subsiding cultures that have potential for bigger production are already giving effects, higher ... More


GDP incomes from agriculture rise

“Agriculture amounts to 9 per cent of the country’s GDP and its share has risen quite significantly this year,” said Agriculture Minister Miroslav Naydenov. In his words, when the GDP share of the agriculture ... More


EU path offers great opportunities for farmers

Agricultural producers are among those social groups in the EU membership candidate countries that are provided with the greatest opportunities, said Head of the EU Integration Section of the Delegation of the European Commission ... More


Tadic praises Serbian potential for Agricultural development.

President Tadic stated that Serbia has great potential to develop agriculture and that the country's export of agricultural products could be doubled in the coming years. During his visit to the household of one Milan Milenkovic ... More