About 50,000 decares of tobacco from all sorts are expected to be planted by mid-June, when it will be completed the campaign. This was announced by the Chairman of the National Tobacco Growers Association in Bulgaria Tsvetan Filev.10% of the seedlings are already in the field, reported BTA.
Filev said that at the end of April had been signed an agreement with the Ministry of Agriculture for an additional 11.5 million levs national premiums for tobacco from last year’s harvest.
A scheme has also been agreed for national additional payments for the campaign this year and next year. Don’t miss this post about another agricultural project of Bulgaria.