TIRANA, March 29
The deadline for grant applications from the agriculture support scheme was postponed to April 27. The previous deadline was set on March 28th but it was postponed due to the high interest of Albanian farmers. So far, 5,852 farmers submitted applications for the 52 types of direct grants in agriculture and animal husbandry. The extension of the deadline will benefit all farmers that will require support for greenhouses, warehousing premises, processing lines, abattoirs, and milk collection units.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development informed that the number of applications increased by 20 percent compared to the previous years. Farmers can submit their application is 36 different offices throughout the country. The deadline extension will guarantee that all farmers interested in receiving support from the agriculture scheme may complete the application in time.
News Source: bujqesia.gov.al