Friday, April 28, 2017, was the deadline for submission of applications for participation in the sixth round of the Post-Investment Grants Program for SLM of “Moldova Agricultural Competitiveness” Project (MAC-P). As a result of the call announced on 27 March, 27 farmers filed their applications with the territorial offices of the Agency for Intervention and Payments for Agriculture. Currently, the pre-evaluation procedure takes place, after which the applications considered eligible for funding will be submitted to the Evaluation and Selection Committee. The results of the evaluation will be available on www.aipa.gov.md.
We would like to remind you that the Post-Investment Grants Program is intended for agricultural producers from all over the country, except those in the cities of Chisinau and Balti, which apply sustainable land management practices and technologies, ensuring the maintenance of soil health and productivity. The amount of the post – investment grant represents 50% of the eligible investment, with a ceiling of USD 20,000 per farmer. Cumulatively, through the Post-Investment Grants Program for SLM, 145 agricultural producers received non-reimbursable funding. Respectively, in the period 2014-2017 AIPA disbursed grants totaling about 31.9 million lei, equivalent to 1.6 million US dollars.