September 28, 2018 / 7:49 AM / in 17 days

Denmark announces aid package for drought-afflicted farmers

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Denmark on Friday announced a 380 million Danish crowns ($59 million) aid package for farmers following one of the driest summers on record.

Losses in the agricultural sector could reach almost 8 billion Danish crowns this year, according to research institute SEGES, part of the Danish Agriculture & Food Council lobby group.

Reporting by Emil Gjerding Nielson; Editing by Mark Potter

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