Poland has been the EU's largest pumpkin producer since 2020, according to a government agriculture support centre.
The European Commission (EC) on Friday gave the green light to a Polish programme worth about EUR 53.6 million (PLN 240 mln) to support the corn production sector.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, has said Russia should pay for the consequence of the war against Ukraine rather than Polish farmers.
The Polish government needs the support of Poles, if it is to continue backing Ukraine, the country’s minister of European affairs has said.
Poland will prolong a full ban on Ukrainian grain imports in order to prevent a situation in which they can destabilise Poland's agriculture, the prime minister said in a televised message on Tuesday.
The European Commission (EC) has approved Poland's programme worth around EUR 47 million to support agricultural production in the context of Russia's war with Ukraine.
Poland will not open its border for cereal products from Ukraine after September 15, when the EU ban expires, Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister has said.
Poland is among five countries bordering Ukraine that have signed a joint position on extending a ban on the import of four types of grain from Ukraine until the end of 2023, Poland's agriculture minister has announced.
Poland's agriculture minister said on Wednesday that countries bordering Ukraine are troubled by the fact that the European Commission (EC) adopted only a temporary ban on grain imports from Ukraine.
The European Commission (EC) has approved a Polish programme aimed at supporting agricultural producers in the context of the Russia-Ukraine war, worth EUR 11 million.
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