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Romania had the highest agriculture population from EU in 2016

Agriculture October 25, 2017 11:32 0 comments

According to Eurostat, Romania had the highest agriculture population from the European Union. That means 24 percent of total population compared with the average of 4.5 percent in EU member states. The employee percent in…more »

Timis County greenhouse opens after EUR 2.5 mln investment

Agriculture October 20, 2017 17:00 0 comments

A new greenhouse was inaugurated in Timis County this Thursday following an investment of EUR 2.5 million. This is the largest greenhouse in Romania opened in the past 12 years. The greenhouse is located in…more »

Romanian farmers will now receive EC support

Agriculture October 13, 2017 12:36 0 comments

Romania was included by the European Commission on the list of the states that could increase their prepayment in order to support the farmers that were affected by the difficult climate conditions, according to a…more »

M&A alert. EBRD buys 13 percent stake in Agricover

Agriculture October 13, 2017 12:21 0 comments

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) confirmed today that it will become a shareholder in the Romanian agribusiness company, Agricover Holding, taking over 13 percent stake. The parts signed an agreement today that…more »

Minister Daea aims to register 14 Romanian products for European recognition

Agriculture October 10, 2017 17:04 0 comments

The Minister of Agriculture, Petre Daea, aims to register at Brussels other 14 Romanian products for European recognition, besides the four products for which it has recognition, according to him. „One of the main objectives…more »

MADR: 32,000 farmers join wool trade support program

Agriculture September 04, 2017 12:29 0 comments

A total of 32,000 farmers have joined the wool trade support program started by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MADR). The total quantity of wool is estimated at 22.200 tones. The subsidy stands…more »

Egypt to decide next week on wheat delivery from Romania

Agriculture August 31, 2017 12:07 0 comments

The Egyptian authorities will decide next week on whether to continue wheat deliveries from Romania, only after the holiday Eid al-Adha, which ends on September 4, legal sources told Reuters. The prosecution in Egypt analyzes…more »

FrieslandCampina Romania invests EUR 1.3 mln in new production line

Agriculture August 01, 2017 15:18 0 comments

Dairy producer FrieslandCampina Romania has opened a new production line for cheese in Cluj-Napoca following a EUR 1.3 million investment, which will triple its output. The company has a yearly investments program of over EUR…more »

Romanians buy 180 million eggs during Easter Holiday; prices down by 15-20 pct

Agriculture April 12, 2017 12:53 0 comments

Romanians buy from 170 up to 180 million eggs during Easter Holiday, up by 50 percent higher compared to a regular month. The eggs prices went down by 15-20 percent compared with the beginning of…more »

Carrefour launches the Agricultural Cooperative Varasti

Agriculture April 05, 2017 09:08 0 comments

Carrefour group launches the Agricultural Cooperative Varasti, the first one founded by a retailer, with a production of 5,000 tonnes of vegetables on 60 hectares (out of which 15 hectares of solariums). The cooperative brings…more »