Mayor of Lyubimets awarded “Mayor of the year 2015” for successful implementation of AGRO_LESS

on 12 October 2015
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During an official ceremony on 11-09-2015 in Sofia, Desislava Taneva – Minister of Agriculture and Food, bestow a honorary diploma to Municipality of Lyubimets in “Modern agriculture” category. The prise was in the frame of the national competition “Mayor of the year 2015”.

The award was in connection with good practices in the field of agriculture for mayor mandate 2011-2015 and successful implementation of the project AGRO_LESS “Joint reference strategies for rural activities of reduced inputs”, funded under ETCP “Greece-Bulgaria 2007-2013”. 

Under the project AGRO_LESS the municipality of Lyubimets made investments in the development of eight agrometeorological stations situated at different areas on the territory of the municipality, established a laboratory for soil analisys and purchased two pick-ups ”Toyota Hilux“, excavator ”Hidromek“ and a tractor ”Deutz-Fahr“ with attachments.