Farmer Giorgi Khojevanishvili has arranged anti-hail nets to protect apple gardens in the village of Karaleti on 3.5 hectares. The farmer obtained 35 900 GEL financial support as part of Agribusiness support Program.
Tornike Kapandze, grant projects manager of Agriculture Ministry project management agency, noted that Agribusiness Support Program calls for assisting small land owners in various directions and modernizing the existing storage and processing companies.
This is an additional support for property and efficient development of agribusiness sector by the support of government and donor organizations.
Agriculture Ministry is implementing Agribusiness Support Program by the support of AMMAR project.
The project is financed by International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD) and Global Environment Fund (GEF).
The agency provides 40% financial co-participation in the project.