СММ is а well established agricultural business in the Stara Zagora, Bulgaria region. The company was founded in 1997 with a focus on the production and trade of agricultural products and related services.
Presently the company tends around 600 hectares (1500 acres) of irrigated land in the environs of Oryahovitsa (19 km east of Stara Zagora). The area is part of one of the most fertile regions of the Thracian valley, allowing for the cultivation of a range of high quality, internationally known fruit varieties and base annual crops. The company also owns 50 hectares (125 acres) of wine producing vineyards, 5 hectares (13 acres) of cherry orchards, as well a number of plots growing wheat, barley, corn, sunflower and other popular annual crops.
In 2008 CMM successfully completed a SAPARD project, creating 10 hectares (30 acres) plums and 5 hectares (13 acres) cherry orchards, as well as 15 hectares (37 acres) table grapes vineyards. The company is presently in the process of gaining a certification for ecologically clean (organic/bio) products for the SAPARD project crops.
CMM owns and maintains a number of agricultural equipment; all equipment is compliant with the European Union’s requirements and is fitted with a wide range of accessories such as vertical harrows, cutters with tangential mechanism, trench cultivators, planters, fertilizers, mowers, harvester combine, disc harrows and plows.
The company is actively engaged in the following areas:
- renovate and repair of old vineyards
- establish new vineyards
- set up a boutique wine processing facility
Cultivate organically (bio) grown crops, according to the internationally established standards for ecologically clean and sustainable products.
Cultivate a number of high quality fruit crops– cherries, plums, etc.
CMM is working on building a processing and storage facility for ecologically clean (organic/bio) plums, cherries and grapes. The facility would be capable of manufacturing dried fruit, preserves, jams, juice, fruit puree/pulp, etc. The project calls for the extensive use of bio mass as a prime energy source.
Establish agricultural facilities
Establish and maintain modern agricultural facilities in accordance with the latest European Union requirements.
СММ prides itself in consistently monitoring and applying modern farming trends and technologies and staying open to innovations in the industry, while embracing responsible agricultural practices. The company is well established as a trusted and dependable partner and has won and successfully completed a number of European Union sponsored projects. At present CMM employs 15 full time workers; additional part time employees are hired at peak times as needed.