MAF with a new rules of the agro-food chain



Taneva2“Ministry of Agriculture and Food jointly with the NGO sector offer an entirely new package of legislation for the functioning of the agro-food chain in a manner that ensures safety and consumer health, equality of business operators in the sector”, stated by Minister of Agriculture and Food Desislava Taneva during a public discussion on legislative amendments in the agro-food chain. She added that the measures taken aim to guarantee and strengthen the consumer confidence in the quality of the products they consume. Continue reading

Bulgaria is for dialogue on the Organic Production Regulation



Rumen_ Porodzhanov“For more than three years, the proposal for  organic production regulation has been discussed at expert and political level, and many tripartite meetings have been held with the European Parliament. Bulgaria appreciates its efforts to continue the dialogue so as to allow one more chance for a compromise, ” announced Minister of Agriculture, Food and Forestry Rumen Porodanov at the meeting of the Council of the European Union on Agriculture and Fisheries, held on 12 June 2017 in Luxembourg. Continue reading

Invitation to ProWein Master Classes 2016



sommelier3berlinghof„Bulgaria – hidden gems from the Balkans“ with Top Sommelier Markus Berlinghof
Dear Ladies and Sirs,
Bulgarien is a wine country with 4,000 years of tradition – and ranks as one of today’s absolute insider tips. With enormous efforts and huge investments into vineyards, cellar technology and marketing the 250 wineries have not just caught up with international standards, but are winning medals at competitions like never before.

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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