In 2018 Ministry of Agriculture will spend 14mln GEL against Asian Marmorated stink bugs. As compared to the initial edition of the 2018 budget bill, financial allocations for Ministry of Agriculture will increase by 10mln GEL.
Total assignments account for 276mln GEL. According to the explanatory card, the additional funds were allocated against Asian Marmorated stink bugs.
“We continue working on measures to be carried out against Asian marmorated stink bugs and the final state budget bill will comprise due financial resources in this direction”, the explanatory card reads.