Lithuania 'bombarding' EC about aid for its dairy farmers
Lithuanian Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius says that the government is making an effort to secure assistance from the European Commission for the country's dairy farmers.
Lithuanian farmers have been severely hit by low global milk prices and a fall in raw milk purchase prices.
The Lithuanian government has this month paid out more than €16 million in aid to farmers and is looking for another €11 million.
"We are bombarding the European Commission.