The subject of the public procurement contract is the implementation of individual consultations in 2017 and 2018 for agricultural holdings that entered the EC measure from the Rural Development Program of the Republic of Slovenia for the period 2014-2.
Pursuant to Article 15 of Regulation (EU) No. No 1305/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 17.12.2013 on support for rural development by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) and repealing Council Regulation (EC) 1698/2005 (hereinafter: Regulation 1305/2013 / EU) and on the basis of the Rural Development Program for the period 2014-2020 (hereinafter: PRP 2014-2020 with all amendments) and in accordance with the Decree on measures for the transfer of knowledge and advice from the Program the Republic of Slovenia's Development Program for the period 2014-2020 (Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia, No. 9/15 and 68/16 with all amendments) (hereinafter: the Regulation on measures for the transfer of knowledge and advice), the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food (in hereinafter: the MAFF), implemented a measure of the Counseling Service, Farm Management Support Services and the Farm Fertilization Service and under this measure, submeasure Aid for the use of counseling services (hereinafter: submeasure counseling).
According to the PRP 2014-2020, agricultural holdings (hereinafter: KMG), which have joined the measure organic farming (hereinafter: EC measure), must use the individual consultancy service at least once during the commitment period.
If KMG has been included both in the EC measure and in the Agri-environmental-climate payment measure (hereinafter: the COPD measure), two separate individual consulting services are carried out at KMG.