Petre DAEA, the minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, received on 22 February 2018 the European Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Karmenu VELLA. Next to the European Commissioner's delegation were officials of the European Commission Representation in Romania. On behalf of MARD participated the State Secretary Alexandru Potor, Nicolae Dimulescu - General Director President of the National Agency for Fisheries and Aquaculture, as well as directors and experts…
Saturday, 27 January 2018 14:35

Press release

On 25th January 2018, in Budapest took place the meeting of the Visegrád Group (cultural and political alliance composed of Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia) with Bulgaria, Croatia, Romania and Slovenia, with the aim of exchanging views on some financial issues of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) post 2020 and presenting the targets submitted by the Commission in its Notice on the future of the food and agriculture sector. The…
In the first week of January 2018, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development received € 664 million, representing the repayment from the European Commission, of the expenses incurred by the Paying and Intervention Agency for Agriculture during 16th October - 30th   November 2017, for granting the advance related to the 2017 campaign of direct payments financed from the EAGF (European Agricultural Guarantee Fund). These expenditures were initially financed from…
Thursday, 21 December 2017 09:24

Charity event at the Ministry of Agriculture

Petre Daea, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, will donate today, December 21st, 2017, more than 1.000 pairs of wool socks to elderly care centers in Călărași, Giurgiu and Ialomița counties. Getting into the winter holidays spirit, the Minister together with the MARD employees acquired hand knitted socks from several counties of our country (Sibiu, Bistrița-Năsăud, Maramureș). Through this approach, the minister intends to bring a small joy on…
Petre Daea, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, will meet on Monday, December 11, 2017, at 14:00, at the premises of HoReCa School (Latina street no 6) the participants enrolled for the training of chef. The Minister, together with the school's owner and manager, Cristina Van der Shaaf, and the school's trainers - chef Nico Lontraş, chef Georgy Valery, chef Ciprian Nicolesco and chef Johnny  Șușală - will talk fresh…
Wednesday, 29 November 2017 10:55

”Alege oaia!” Caravan arrives in Alba Iulia

Petre Daea, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, will be present on Thursday, November 30, 2017, in Alba Iulia to be part of the national campaign of information and promotion “Alege oaia!”. The event will take place for two days in the Alba Carolina Fortress Ditch and aims to encourage the consumption of meat and sheep meat products. Consumers will be able to taste sheep stew, sheep jerky, sausages, mutton…
The European Investment Fund (EIF) and the Romanian Ministry of Agriculture have signed the first agricultural mandate agreement to support local farmers in Romania. The mandate is established under the National Rural Development Programme and financed by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) with national co-financing. Together with the resources to be allocated by the selected financial intermediaries, the facility is expected to generate at least EUR 126 million…
Tuesday, 28 November 2017 10:43

Press release

  On Tuesday, November 28, 2017, at 11.00 at the premises of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, it will be signed the agreement with the European Investment Fund (EIF), which provides the implementation of a financial instrument for lending under the National Rural Development Program 2014-2020, which facilitates the access to finance for farmers and entrepreneurs in rural areas. The allocation of the NRDP is 93.8 million euros.…
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) announces that until November 7, 2017, 195 beneficiaries of the subsidy program for tomato grown in protected areas from the second cycle were paid with the amount of 2,628,873 lei. In the next period, other 52 beneficiaries will receive the amount of 1,941,321.60 lei (over 430,000 euros). On 07.11.2017 another 197 requests for the amount of 2,655,835.80 lei were received at MARD.…
Friday, 10 November 2017 15:24

"Alege oaia!" caravan in Ploiești

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Petre Daea, will be present on Saturday, November 11, 2016, at 10.00, in Ploiesti, where the national campaign of information and promotion “Alege oaia!” will be present. The event will take place on the platform in front of the Palace of Culture and aims to encourage the consumption of sheep meat and sheep meat products. Consumers will be able to taste traditional sheep…
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