Agriculture is important for the economy, Grech says

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

The agricultural sector is important to Partit Nazzjonalista, Opposition leader Bernard Grech said on Saturday during a visit to farmers in Mġarr.

The Nationalist leader maintained on the importance of the agricultural sector and its role in our rural environment. He highlighted that PN’s economic strategy respects the environment and our countryside.

Grech also spoke about agricultural diversification. He also spoke about the alternative energy, adding that a new social pact was needed with farmers. Grech said that he would like to see that most people have access to quality products at reasonable prices while at the same ensuring that farmers have a decent income.

Grech was accompanied by environment shadow minister David Thake and candidates Alessia Psaila Zammit and Alex Mangion.