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Blazing a trail through the subsidy jungle
All told, the EU spent around 58 billion euros on agricultural policy and rural development in 2017. For many German farms, these payments are a vital source of income: around 6.5 billion euros in EU agricultural subsidies will be going to German farmers between 2014 and 2020. Distributing the funds is a daunting bureaucratic task for Germany’s states. Hesse, for its part, aims to tackle the challenge in the future with a special SAP-based cloud solution.