In November, the State Fund Agriculture transferred nearly BGN 61 million to stockbreeders under two transitional national support schemes for 2016. 24 million were paid to 5,723 farmers as the first tranche under the decoupled support scheme for cattle. 7,460 stockbreeders received nearly BGN 37 million under the coupled support scheme for ewes and she-goats.
In December 12,511 farmers breeding cows, 8,533 owners of goats and sheep, as well as 289 farmers breeding buffaloes received support under the coupled support schemes. Nearly BGN 29 million is the total amount of funds paid under the coupled support scheme for dairy cows, the coupled support scheme for cows for meat and/or heifers and the coupled support scheme for dairy cows and meat cows under selection control. Under the coupled support scheme for ewes and she-goats under selection control , the subsidy is in the amount of nearly BGN 7 million. Breeders of buffaloеs received nearly BGN 2 million.
In January SFA transfer the second tranche of subsidies of nearly BGN 21 million to stock breeders under the scheme for decoupled support sheme for cattle.
20 January 2016 State Fund Agriculture - Paying agency