The area included in the implementation of agri-environmental measures has been strongly increased after 1999 and in 2014 covered 254.772 ha (gross). The proportion of the area with one or several agri-environmental measures (net area) to the total utilised agricultural area has increased from 0.6 % in 1999 to 39.2 % in 2014. In 2015, new agri-environmental programme started on the gross area of 317.458 ha.
Image KM3-1: Area under agri-environment support in Slovenia, 1992-2015
Source: Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food of the Republic of Slovenia, 2016; Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia, 2016.
Note to table KM3-1: The new program is not directly comparable with the previous periods.
Image KM3-2: The share of area subject to at least one agri-environmental measure in total utilised agricultural area in EU-27 in 2014
Source: European rural network, 2016; EUROSTAT, 2016; Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food of the Republic of Slovenia, 2016; Statistical office of the Republic of Slovenia, 2016.