Submeasure 11.1 supports the commitment to convert conventional agricultural areas to the organic farming method.
The commitments have a maximum duration of three years for tree crops and a maximum of two years for herbaceous crops. This duration is equivalent to the conversion period to organic farming, governed by current regulations.
Individual subjects candidates for the call must possess and maintain among the eligibility requirements, for the entire period of commitment, the subjection to organic farming methods of the entire company area with a specific "Notification of Organic Production", issued on the organic portal https://bop.biologicopuglia.it/, according to the specific functions of the same portal.
The call has an initial financial endowment of 18 million euros for a period of three years.