The article discusses the problem of public aid distribution in agriculture and support for the development of rural areas in Poland. General rules of support within the framework of common agricultural and rural development policies have been presented. The use of structural funds and programmes have been presented. Then, the problem of multifunctional development of rural areas and the contribution of public aid in agriculture and rural development have been analysed.
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