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Duklavs to ask EU agriculture commission to provide financial support to drought-stricken farmers

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Agriculture Minister Janis Duklavs (Greens/Farmers), who will be meeting with the European Union’s (EU) Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Affairs Phil Hogan in Brussels on Wednesday, is going to ask for financial support to Latvian farmers who have been suffering massive losses due to a prolonged dry spell and heat, LETA was told at the Agriculture Ministry. Duklavs also plans to discuss with the EU commissioner Latvia’s main concerns regarding…