GAL ADERE will open new tenders for small agricultural investments

Application period will run between February 28 and April 28

The Local Action Group (GAL) ADERE, managed by Associação Vicentina, will open a new period of tenders for Small Investments in Agricultural Exploration, Small Investments in the Transformation and Commercialization of Agricultural Products and Diversification of Activities in Agricultural Exploration, which will take place from February 28 to April 28, 2022.

«This opens up new opportunities to support investment in the municipalities of Aljezur, Vila do Bispo, Lagos, Monchique, Silves and Portimão», highlights Vicentina.

The decision to open a new application period was taken last Friday, February 18, at a meeting that also approved 15 applications, submitted to the last period of tenders for the year 2021, which represent an investment of 700 thousand euros from producers. agriculture, with support of around 200 thousand euros.

The approved applications involve various types of production: citrus, viticulture, beekeeping, nuts and fruit on trees and also support for a service area for motorhomes, developed on an agricultural holding.

Most of the GAL's partners participated in last Friday's meeting, namely the Municipality of Vila do Bispo, Municipality of Lagos, Caixa de Crédito Agrícola de Lagos, Instituto Superior Manuel Teixeira Gomes, Association of Beneficiaries Irrigators of Silves, Lagoa and Portimão and the Vincentian Association.

GAL ADERE, guarantees Vicentina, is committed to «contributing to the process of modernization and training of companies in the agricultural sector and their transformation and marketing, in articulation with other interventions, such as the Regional Network of Local Markets and the +CO3SO and SI2E Incentives, bringing together various funds to support the Local Development Strategy».

More information and clarifications can be obtained by contacting Vicentina (tel: 282 680 120 and e-mail: or from the GAL website.