Shipment at the end of the season can set a 25-year-old world record. Per week average export price of Russian wheat of the 4th class increased by $2 and 15 February reached $200 per ton (FOB Novorossiysk, protein 12,5%). As follows from the operative data of the Ministry of agriculture, quotes grow since the beginning of the year, every week adding $1-3. Russian price dynamics supports the grow...20 Feb 2018
On 15 February, the Federation Council Committee on agrarian and food policy and environmental management held a hearing On "improving the mechanisms of state support of agriculture of the Russian Federation". The Chairman of the Federation Council Committee Mikhail Schetinin noted that in recent years, thanks to the support of the state agriculture shows a steady increase in production. He high...20 Feb 2018
Prices for grain in Russia is about 27 to 30% lower than they were last year, one of the reasons for their fall was a record large crop. In the coming months a sharp rise in price of grain is not expected to survive a difficult period for Russian farmers helps work for export, experts in agriculture. Friday in Krasnodar took place the forum "Grain of Russia". Earlier it was reported that Russia r...20 Feb 2018
Intervention Fund of grain as a mechanism to support farmers and smoothing fluctuations in the market played a role, it is now necessary to look for new ways to achieve these goals, said in an interview with RIA Novosti General Director of United grain company (UGC) Mikhail Kiyko. "The relatively high price of the content of the intervention Fund and the Russian farmers to a qualitatively new lev...20 Feb 2018
Russia in 2018 will gather not less than 110 million tons of grain, said first Deputy Minister of agriculture of the Russian Federation Dzhambulat Hatuov. "We still have a series of risks, but in General, we believe that at least 110 million tons of grain is the amount that will be produced this year according to experts of the grain market to our esteemed scientists, agronomists," - said D. hous...16 Feb 2018
Russia urges India to consider reducing restrictions on imports of agricultural products, which new Delhi introduced in the second half of 2017. As reported Monday in the Indian capital Advisor to the Minister of agriculture of the Russian Federation Sergey Beletsky, these barriers can reduce the volume of Russian-Indian trade in agricultural products. "Next year we anticipate a possible reductio...16 Feb 2018
"The instruction of the Government of the Russian Federation on the conservation of subsidizing of agricultural insurance in 2018 - an important signal that confirms the strategic importance of the system of insurance protection of risks of agriculture for the country", said the President of the National Union of agricultural insurers the Roots of Beidou, commenting on posted on 14 February on t...16 Feb 2018
Ongoing implementation of the decree of the RF government "On approval of the provision in 2017 and 2018 of subsidies from the Federal budget of JSC "Russian Railways" on compensation of revenue losses arising from the establishment of preferential tariffs for the transportation of grain", adopted at the end of December 2017. As of 12 Feb of JSC "RZD" received 233 applications for preferential tr...15 Feb 2018
Russian agriculture will continue to get loans. At the meeting with the Chairman of the Board of Rosselkhozbank Dmitry Patrushev, the head of the government of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev praised the results of the activities of financial institutions as "quite decent". The Prime Minister reminded that the Bank the largest creditor of the Russian agricultural business. Russian agricu...15 Feb 2018
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.