Support for farmers
The anti-crisis agricultural shield met with great interest.
The Agency for Modernization and Restructuring of Agriculture (ARMA) has already received 196 thousand. applications for aid. It is about 16 thousand. more than expected.
The largest number of applications concerns the support for the sectors: animal production, poultry production and ornamental plant cultivation in greenhouses and foil tunnels in the following voivodeships: Mazowieckie, Wielkopolskie and Podlaskie.
The aid offered is to take the form of a lump sum paid depending on the type and size of agricultural production. Its purpose is to compensate for income lost in connection with the outbreak of a pandemic.