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Government proposal for cheaper farming fuel to be unveiled on Wed.

The government’s proposal for cheaper farming diesel will be discussed on Wednesday when the meeting with the representatives of the farmers’ roadblocks will be held, Agriculture Minister Stavros Arachovitis said on Monday, speaking to the radio station “Sto Kokkino”.

The minister admitted that some of the farmers’ requests “are totally reasonable,” noting that the government is working on proposals for cheaper fuel for farming. “We will discuss it on Wednesday when there will be also the political authority of the finance ministry,” he said.