Turkey to grant 5.6 bln TL-support to farmers in 2010

Turkish agriculture minister said that they predicted that growth of the agriculture sector would become 3.5 percent or more at the end of 2009.

Turkey to grant 5.6 bln TL-support to farmers in 2010

Turkish agriculture minister said on Wednesday that they predicted that growth of the agriculture sector would become 3.5 percent or more at the end of 2009.

Agriculture and Rural Affairs Minister Mehmet Mehdi Eker said that the sector grew by 3.3 percent in the first three quarters of 2009.

"Growth will also continue in the fourth quarter. We predict that growth of the agriculture sector will become 3.5 percent or more at the end of 2009," he said.

Eker said they would provide a financial support of 5.6 billion TL to farmers in 2010.


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