Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management Prof. Dr. Stevo Mirjanić on March 6, 2015 visited the City Government of Prijedor and on that occassion met Mayor Marko Pavić. Minister Mirjanić announced that the services of the Ministry, the City Governmet of Prijedor and Agricultural Institute of the RS would carry out a land inventory in the following two weeks, since large areas of land are regarded to be unproductive. He stated that the RS Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management had subsidized the agricultural production in Prijedor with 2.7 million BAM the previous year, he also pointed out that incentives from the city's budget are very important for agricultural development.
The Minister also said that the Ministry would encourage the revitalization of Food Industry and Process Industry.
In the field of water management the implementation of five flood protection projects worth 1.3 million BAM is ongoing due to the Headquater for Emergency Situations' decision, and three projects financed by the European Investment Bank, worth 3 million BAM.
During his visit to the Municipality of Prijedor, the Minister visited 'Prijedorčanka' fruit processing factory and 'Arifagić Investment' breeding and selection centre.