Ministry of Finance paid Denar 109.5 million as subsidies to 6,986 farmers on several bases.
Denar 18.6 million was paid as subsidies for agricultural crops to 1,527 farmers. Financial support per hectare arable agricultural land for agricultural crops amounts to Denar 9,000.
Denar 7 million was paid for market gardening in open-air fields and under hothouses to 489 gardeners. Subsidies for this measure amounts from Denar 6,000 to 25,000 per hectare.
Denar 9.3 million was paid to 419 fruit-growers for maintenance of existing fruit plantations. Subsidies for this measure amounts from Denar 15,000 to 33,000 per hectare.
Denar 10.3 million was paid to 465 vine-growers for maintenance of existing vine plantations. Financial support the vine-growers obtain for this measure amounts to Denar 40 thousand per hectare.
Subsidies in the amount of Denar 33.4 million were paid to total of 1,953 stock-breeders for breeding cattle, whereby the subsidy amounts to Denar 2,800 per head.
Subsidies in the amount of Denar 6.3 million were paid to 569 stock-breeders for breeding sows, whereby the subsidy amounts to Denar 1,000 per head.
Denar 1,000 per head, or total of Denar 5.1 million was also paid to 262 stock-breeders for breeding goats.
Ministry of Finance also paid Denar 19.3 million as subsidies for insuring the primary agricultural production. Amount of the support amounts to 60% of the value of the insurance policy.
Government, by regularly paying subsidies to farmers, remains committed to supporting the agriculture, which is one of the driving branches of Macedonian economy.