Farms in Romania are generally small, grouped into relatively limited areas. Most of the inhabitants of the rural area cultivate products for their own consumption, for household consumption and, in a very small share, for sale. Because small farmers do not conclude insurance contracts for crops, they suffer losses due to various calamities, such as drought and flooding. Although there are programmes seeking to encourage farmers to take out insurance policies for their holdings, the number of people who do it is very small. Given the above:
What measures does the Commission have available for the implementation of a project providing for a partial or full subsidy for the insurance premium in relation to agricultural holdings, on condition that the farmers in question continue to conclude insurance contracts for the following years?