At a press conference on Monday, the Minister for Rural Affairs, Sven-Erik Bucht, said they are looking at a range of ways to try to help farmers through this difficult period. Some rules regarding harvesting will be relaxed, allowing farmers to harvest more fields earlier than otherwise. The government has also turned to the European Commission asking for early payment of some EU-funds for farmers, as well as special crisis money.

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