In some regions of the Volga region residues decreased by more than half By may 1, the remains of grain and leguminous crop species in the Russian agricultural enterprises amounted to 9.9 million tonnes, which is 25% lower than last year on this date, from the data of Rosstat. Including the stocks of wheat decreased by 31% to 4.6 million tonnes. The significant reduction is maintained in the Vol...21 May 2019
In the Saratov region planted 2 million 140 thousand hectares of fields, including 40 thousand over the past weekend. About it the Governor said the Minister of agriculture of the region Tatyana Kravtsev at the meeting on 20 may. According to her, the sowing of spring crops is completed by 80%. Fully graduated working farmers Rtischevskiy, Turka, Ekaterinovskiy, Novoburassky, Krasnokutsky, Soviet...21 May 2019
As of may 20, 2019 in whole country the spring sowing campaign conducted in an area of 35.8 million ha or 68.5% of the forecasted area (2018 30,4 million hectares). Spring grain crops were sown on the area of 20.2 million hectares, or 68,4% of the forecasted area (in 2018 17.3 million hectares). Of these, spring wheat was sown on the area of 7 million hectares or 57.7% of the forecast (2018 5...21 May 2019
During the regular meeting of the Public Council under the Ministry of agriculture of Russia has addressed a number of topical issues related to the development of a long-term strategy of development of the grain industry of the Russian Federation until 2035 and the state program of complex development of rural territories. The meeting was attended by first Deputy Minister of agriculture of the Ru...17 May 2019
Last year, agricultural producers of the Altai territory three times, compared to 2017, increased shipments of grain for export. Reached a record - 121 thousand tons in natural expression and $ 22.1 million in value. Domestic consumption of cereals and flour is no longer growing, and the export of grain becomes the main driver of the further development of regional agriculture. Last year, the Alta...17 May 2019
The United States announced new predictions about the success of Russia in agriculture. The new agricultural year (1 July 2019 30 June 2020) promises Russia high wheat yield. And not just the high and re-record. How much grain Russia will gather in the upcoming season and how it affects the political independence of our country? Foreign agricultural service of the USDA (FAS USDA) in its new rep...17 May 2019
The government of the Russian Federation of 26 April 2019 No. 512 approved the rules for granting subsidies for the mechanism of "concessional lending", implemented within the framework of the Federal project "the Export of agricultural products". Now the recipients of concessional loans can be the organizations and individual entrepreneurs engaged in the production and (or) processing and (or) s...16 May 2019
Safety requirements for handling pesticides and agrochemicals proposed to tighten, in particular, checks will be carried out at the customs, the places of production and storage. The text of the bill published on the portal of projects of normative legal acts. Test will also be the transportation, sale, destruction and disposal of pesticides and agrochemicals. Monitoring will be conducted in the ...16 May 2019
The list is supplemented, in particular, representatives of the professions whose responsibilities included work associated with the maintenance and repair of agricultural machinery. The Ministry of labor of Russia has prepared proposals to expand the list of agricultural workers receiving a 25 percent premium to the pension. The relevant draft resolution of the RF government, published on Monday...16 May 2019
In dergachevsky area of the Saratov region recorded a soil drought. On this day, June 13, at the meeting of Committee of regional Duma on agrarian issues and land relations was announced by Deputy Minister of agriculture Alexander Zaitsev.
At the beginning of the report, the officer presented the statistics of sowing. This year, he said, reduced the acreage of sorghum, maize and buckwheat. For grain and bean reserved 2,313 million hectares including one million hectares under winter crops.
The speaker noted that at the beginning of June in most areas, no precipitation, and in Dergachi already fixed by soil drought. The study showed that the crops went up less than last year: there are about 300 stems per square meter, while last year, 400-500, productive tillering is reduced. Last year it was planned that in 2018 the agriculture of the region will produce 4.6 million tons of grain. While the updated forecasts are 10% lower. The Deputy Minister reassured that the sunflower fields are in good condition.
Makes adjustments price increase for diesel fuel. Last year a ton of fuel has risen in price by 12 thousand rubles, the price reached 50 thousand, a growth of 32%. This year only may the rise in fuel prices has already amounted to 11% - plus of five thousand rubles per ton.
"Fortunately, this will be offset by rising prices for agricultural products," - said Zaitsev, causing the indignation of the deputies. The official said his idea: the growth of product prices is favorable for agricultural producers. We will remind, earlier the Governor Valery Radaev suggested subordinates in the framework with the solution of the problem of rising prices of fuel to go to the Federal level with a proposal to return to the practice of quotas for fuel oil regions. The day before the head of the region met with the head of "Rosneft" Igor Sechin, which also discussed the quotas. In the oil company stressed that while the farmers did not choose the available quota.