Univer Product wins grant to develop virus-resistant peppers
Hungarian food industry company Univer Product has won about HUF 117 million in European Union and state grant money to develop and register two new types of virus- and bacteria-resistant peppers, product manager Rita Bazsó told MTI on Tuesday. The grant money covered more than half of the HUF 202 million cost of the project. Unvier Product will use the peppers to make paprika, an indispensable spice in Hungarian cuisine. Univer Product had revenue of HUF 16 billion in 2011.
SUPPORT THE BUDAPEST BUSINESS JOURNAL
Producing journalism that is worthy of the name is a costly business. For 27 years, the publishers, editors and reporters of the Budapest Business Journal have striven to bring you business news that works, information that you can trust, that is factual, accurate and presented without fear or favor.
Newspaper organizations across the globe have struggled to find a business model that allows them to continue to excel, without compromising their ability to perform. Most recently, some have experimented with the idea of involving their most important stakeholders, their readers.
We would like to offer that same opportunity to our readers. We would like to invite you to help us deliver the quality business journalism you require. Hit our Support the BBJ button and you can choose the how much and how often you send us your contributions.