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Regular meeting of the Public Council under the Ministry of agriculture of Russia took place on 12 February with the participation of the first Deputy Minister of agriculture of the Russian Federation Jambulat hatuova.
Dzhambulat Hatuov informed members of the Public Council on the priorities of agricultural development and the ongoing work of the Ministry of agriculture.
"Preservation of positive dynamics of development of agroindustrial complex is possible with the all participants of the process discipline and control over effective disbursement of state support. The only way we will be able to increase the country's self-sufficiency with food», - said Dzhambulat Hatuov.
The Director of the Department of economy, investments and regulation of agricultural markets Ministry of agriculture Anatoly Kutsenko presented the new food security doctrine of the Russian Federation.
According to him, the document includes measures to promote export development, improving food quality, increasing the volume of deep processing of grain, the formation of industrial clusters, agricultural cooperative development and a network of wholesale distribution centers, etc.
The implementation of the Doctrine will allow to ensure food security as an essential part of national security, predict and prevent emerging threats and risks to the country's economy, improve its stability, create conditions for dynamic development of agro-industrial and fishery complexes.
In addition, the document takes into account recommendations of the Food and agricultural organization of the United Nations limit imports and stocks of food resources, and defines the basic concepts used in the field of food security.
Chairman of the Board Sergei Korolev expressed confidence that the new edition of the doctrine of food security of Russia will lay the Foundation for the development of agriculture.
"This is a strategic document which will define the development of agriculture over the next 10 years, which will bring agriculture to a new level», - said Sergey Korolev.
Members of the Public Council under the Ministry of agriculture of Russia approved the changes to the new doctrine.
The Director of the Department of crop production, mechanization, chemicalization and plant protection Ministry of agriculture Pyotr Chekmarev told about measures on perfection of normative base regulating the order of import on territory of the Russian Federation and export from the territory of the Russian Federation of seeds for scientific purposes and seed.
The meeting also discussed the plan of organization of the legislative work of the Ministry of agriculture of Russia in 2018, and has determined the list of socially important normative legal acts and considered the draft resolution of the RF Government "On introducing amendments into the state program of the Russian Federation "fisheries industry Development".
In the meeting of the Public Council under the Ministry of agriculture of Russia also took part Deputy Minister, Executive Secretary of the Public Council Elena Astrakhantseva and representatives of relevant departments of the Ministry of agriculture.