Põllumajanduse Registrite ja Informatsiooni Amet (ARIB) is the Estonian Payment Agency responsible for administration of agricultural, fishery, direct and rural development support schemes, implementation of EU agricultural market regulation measures and keeping agricultural registers.
Role in the project
ARIB is contributing to the project as Payment Agency and member of consortium.
ARIB is co-coordinator of WP5 and coordinator of Use case 1c ‘Farmer performance’.
ARIB is also involved in the Use Cases in ‘Earth Observation Monitoring and Traffic Lights’ (UC1a) and ‘Geotagged photos’ (UC4a).
Key persons involved
Ahti Bleive – Deputy director, direct and RDP payments, IT and registers
Jaanus Ainso – adviser of direct payments
Kadri Pärnpuu – LPIS
Roman Belov – IT and GIS, remote sensing
Relevant projects and activities
As the National Payment Agency constant development of IACS from 2003.
Development of mowing detection system 2016-2018 (based on SENTINEL-1 and SENTINEL-2).