Very high quality wines and growth in wine export



Taneva-Vino“More than 50 million litres of wine of the 130 million produced in Bulgaria in 2015 will go to exports”, announced Minister of Agriculture and Food Desislava Taneva at the a ritual vine-cutting ceremony at the Bessa Valley winery in the village of Ognyanovo in the Pazardzhik region on the day that Bulgaria marks the feast of Trifon Zarezan, dedicated to vineyard traditions. The ceremony was attended Executive Director of the Executive Agency on Vine and Wine Eng. Krasimir Koev. Continue reading

Bulgaria and Cyprus deepen cooperation in agriculture



CyprosBulgaria and Cyprus deepen cooperation in the field of agriculture. The framework of cooperation is envisaged in a Memorandum of Understanding in the field of agriculture and rural development, which was signed by the Minister of Agriculture and Food Desislava Taneva and Cypriot Minister of Commerce, Industry and Tourism Yiorgos Lakkotrypis. Continue reading

Desislava Taneva – Minister of Agriculture and Food



desislava“The first and most urgent thing that I have to do with the budget update is to provide funds for farmers,” stated the newly elected Minister of Agriculture and Food Desislava Taneva during the official ceremony she took the office. Minister Taneva pointed out the launch of the Rural Development Program as one of the priorities in her work, adding everyone who is part of the ministry’s team to apply their knowledge, effort and to work to the benefit of the society and the respective field they are in charge with. Continue reading