The state of Hesse helps farmers affected by flood injury with a complete of as much as two million euros. This was introduced by Agriculture Minister Ingmar Jung (CDU) on Monday night in Lampertheim in southern Hesse. This is fast emergency assist from reallocations in agricultural assist. The corporations want liquidity for reconstruction. Although Hesse was not as sturdy as its neighboring states in the beginning of June, Flood However, there’s nonetheless water on some fields within the Hessian Ried.

According to a press release, Jung spoke of dramatic injury. There was a threat of excessive losses for grain, potatoes and different greens. Many of the flooded fields alongside the Rheins had been fully misplaced for cultivation this 12 months.

The Hessian Farmers' Association acknowledged that round 1,000 hectares in Ried had been affected and estimated the market injury at round 5 million euros. The affiliation thanked the state for its assist and added that there should even be long-term options for farmers in threat areas.

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