Innovation in the cultivation and marketing of products hortofrutículas.
The Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Rural Development has provided a grant of 134.561 euros Agrarian Transformation Society for Bio Cuevas purchase machinery, with which will improve your handling process of organic horticultural products. Help, which represents 50% investment company (269.123 euros), is part of the Rural Development Programme of Andalusia 2007-2013, which is co-funded a 75% funds of the European Union (Feader) and 25% provided by the Junta de Andalucía and the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Environment.
This grant is the sixth receiving this SAT Cuevas del Almanzora from 2009, help a whole has surpassed one million euros, and the Bio Cuevas has undertaken projects to improve its facilities and handled marketing their organic products, as highlighted by the territorial delegate of Agriculture, Fisheries and Environment, José Manuel Ortiz.
Cuevas Bío grows and markets fruit and vegetables and citrus grown on farms of their partners and collaborating farmers in the provinces of Almería, Granada, Murcia and Málaga. Most of its production is sent to wholesalers and brokers in destination, that market around 90% in foreign markets, mainly German and French.