Sustainable Water Treatment and Nutrient Reuse Options

ZK “Edinstvo“ - Kostievo (Edinstvo)

Edinstvo is a manufacturer and trader of agricultural products offering services and agricultural equipment implementation. Currently this SME is one of the most successful agricultural SMEs in Bulgaria, working with an amount of 11,500 hectares of arable land. It has already initiated wastewater reuse application to its fields and is among the main producers of paddy rice in the country and has a rice field near the village Kostievo, which is located in the regional Bulgarian cluster, around Plovdiv. Their main activity is the production of cereals. 1 700 ha of land is dedicated to agriculture, of which 700 ha are for cereals, 400 ha for rice, 300 ha for rape, 150 ha sunflower and 50 ha for corn.

Edistvo has previously Participation in the project “EURORICE” as a partner together with partners from Italy, Spain, Greece and Portugal, where the main objective was to reinforce the competitively in rice production.