France, the largest wheat exporter and producer in the EU, entered the first six months (July / December 2017)in the top fifteen destinations for Romanian produced wheat.

The presence of France in the list of the most important export destinations of Romanian wheat is a totally surprising considering the Country is the largest wheat exporter of all European Countries and a direct competitor as well.
The French appetite for wheat started few years ago when on the back of an extremely poor crop, France bought 103,000 MT of wheat from Romania.
In the 2016/2017 season, France ranked sixteenth among the top destinations of wheat produced by local farmers.Surprisingly, the export of Romanian wheat to France continued in the first half of 2017, despite the fact that French harvest returned to previous year's levels.
In the first semester of the current season 2017/2018, France has already imported 68,000 MT of Romanian wheat.
One third of this volume delivered was organic Romanian wheat.
The volumes sold by traders in France led this economy to the eleventh place among the top export destinations of Romanian wheat in the first semester of the 2017/2018 season.
Prior to 2016/2017 and 2017/2018 seasons, France had never bought more than 46,000 MT of wheat from Romania.

March 2018





Agriculture Ministry: European Commission reimburses EUR 664 mln

Agriculture and Rural Development Ministry announces that the European Commission has reimbursed EUR 664 million at the beginning of January, amount sent in the expenses account of the Payments and Intervention Agency for Agriculture (APIA) during October 16-November 30, for the prepayment from the direct payments financed by the European Fund for Agricultural Guarantee. Continue Reading…

BSTDB offers RON 69.502 mln to Agricover Credit IFN to offer Romanian farmers improved access to the funding they need

The Black Sea Trade and Development Bank (BSTDB) provided RON 69.502 million (EUR 15 million equivalent) to Agricover Credit IFN, a Romanian financial institution specializing in financing the agricultural sector. This is the Bank’s first local currency loan to a Romanian company. The BSTDB financing will offer Romanian farmers improved access to the funding they need to improve productivity, generate added value, and create jobs. Continue Reading…

Merry Christmas and Happy 2018!

It is this time of the year when everything slows down and it’s time to review the past year.

For Bio Farm Crucea, it was a very intense but succesful year: there were new challenges, developments and opportunities.

We like how this business is developing and hope to make 2018 another good year, too.

We would like to thank all our customers, partners and providers for the good collaboration, stimulating discussions and big support.

Have a nice holiday season together with your family and friends!