Agency of Agriculture and Rural Development, was established on 30.12.2008 based on D.C.M. No. 1443 “On the establishment, organization and functioning of the Agency of Agriculture and Rural Development (ARDA), in the Guideline no. 3, date 30.12.2008 of the Minister of Agriculture, Food and Consumer Protection.
This institution strictly carries out the following-up and the implementation of the Law on Agriculture No. 9817, date 22.10.2007, of the respective DCMs “On the determination of the basic criteria for the sectors to be supported and the measures to benefit from the fund program of agriculture and rural development “, as well as” On the management of the support fund for agriculture”, defined by relevant guidelines.