France's Macron to create new insurance system for farming sector

French President Emmanuel Macron said the government would set up a new insurance system for the country's farming sector.
calendar icon 13 September 2021
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Reuters Macron said the goal is to help the country’s farming sector deal with hits caused by extreme weather, such as floods or droughts.

Macron added, in a message posted on his Twitter account, that France would set aside 600 million euros ($709 million) a year to finance this new insurance system.

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