The increase of the budget of the Measure 16 for Action 1 of the Rural Development Program (Π.Α.Α.) concerning the establishment (potential) Business Teams for productivity and sustainability of agriculture, asks the Regional Governor of Western Macedonia Mr.. George Kasapidis, by letter to the competent Secretary General of the Ministry of Rural Development and Food and. Constantino Bagineta.
The Measure 16 connects agricultural research with agricultural production for the first time, laying the foundations for the consolidation of a spirit of cooperation in the fields of innovation and technology in agricultural production.
Mr.. Kasapidis points out that the special conditions that exist in our Region, in combination with the intense interest of the agricultural enterprises of our region, of research and other bodies for the said measure of P.A.A., make it possible to finance all the Operational Groups that have applied for support and have been 5.000 euros in Action 1 of the Measure 16.
This will enable them to submit their overall proposal to the Action 2 of the same Measure concerning the implementation of the Operational Plan for the productivity and sustainability of agriculture, to be judged beneficiaries for others 145.000,00 euro.