To date, the damage to farmers from emergency situations (es) arising in the year 2018 as a result of climatic anomalies, is estimated at 5.8 billion rubles this was stated by the Minister of agriculture of Russia Dmitry Patrushev at the "government hour" in the state Duma. However, he noted that while the assessment was carried out for 18 of the 23 regions declared a state of emergency this year....20 Sep 2018
From 19 September in Russia there are new rules of providing grants for the implementation of integrated scientific-technical projects in the agricultural sector. The terms and conditions of funding included in the decree of the Government of the Russian Federation of 8 September 2018 № 1076 "About granting of grants in the form of subsidies from the Federal budget for the implementation of integ...20 Sep 2018
The timing of the publication of the national report on the progress and results of implementation of the state program of development of agriculture will be postponed for two months. The bill of the Government before the state Duma in the first reading, will be discussed at the meeting of the Committee on agriculture on September 19. The authors proposed to move the annual deadline for the publi...20 Sep 2018
The agriculture Ministry earlier voiced expectations for grain exports in 2018-2019 agricultural year (started on 1 July 2018) to $ 44-45 million tons, has lowered the expected rate of 35-37 million tons to About TASS reported the press service of the Ministry. "If the grain harvest will exceed 105 million tons of grain exports in 2018/2019 marketing year may be around 35-37 million tonnes, inclu...19 Sep 2018
In the Samara region, according to September 17 and produced 1.65 million tons of grain. About it reports the Ministry of agriculture of Samara region. According to the Agency, over 64% of gross crop is winter wheat and spring wheat. In the framework of the completion of the harvesting campaign agrarians of the region remains to clean corn for grain and a small area of chickpea, millet and buckwh...19 Sep 2018
Weather conditions in the South are assessed as little favourable. In Russia sowing agricultural crops under the harvest of 2019 to September 18, held by 9.2 million ha or 54% of the planned area. It's on 585 thousand hectares more than on the same date in 2017. As follows from the operative data of the Ministry of agriculture, a significant rate of advance of sowing is observed in the Central Fe...19 Sep 2018
The Ministry of agriculture of Russia proposed to upgrade the program of development of agriculture, to extend it until 2025. As follows from the draft government resolution published on the regulation. gov.ru he developed "a number of fundamental documents", including the decree of the President about the growth of export APK from may 7, 2018. The total amount of financing of the state program f...18 Sep 2018
A state of emergency related to the cleaning of grain, introduced in the entire territory of the Omsk region. As explained “Kommersant-Siberia” the press service of EMERCOM in the region, the regime introduced by order of Governor Alexander Burkov. Earlier mode CHS has been declared in four districts of Omsk region. Measure caused by waterlogging of the soil: in August 2018 in most pa...18 Sep 2018
Russia will benefit from global warming, increasing agricultural exports and reducing its imports, the report says the Food and agriculture organization of the UN (FAO) "the state of the world markets for agricultural commodities 2018". FAO experts say that climate change has a large impact on agriculture. They also believe that by mid-century higher average temperatures on the planet, changes in...18 Sep 2018
The harvest of grain in the Volgograd region from-for heats and droughts will be less than 5.6 million tons, a record figure for the last 40 years, reported in a press-service of administration of Volgograd region.
"From-for difficult weather conditions (40 degree heat and soil drought recorded in 19 of the 33 rural areas — approx. TASS) harvest began three weeks earlier [...] despite the lower compared to the previous year the volume of harvest, grain quality is very good — food group exceeds 80%," — said in the message.
The Ministry said that currently, farmers harvested more than 1 million tons of grain processed 33% of the acreage of winter crops. "A million tons of grain is a very important volume is the result. The campaign started earlier, but is in accordance with the approved revised schedule..." — leads the press service quoted the Governor Andrei Bocharov.
According to the Committee on agriculture of the Volgograd region, the need of the region in grain is 1.5 million tons. Surplus products are sold not only in other regions of Russia, but also abroad, primarily to Iran.
Volgograd oblast belongs to the zone of risky agriculture. In particular, dry autumn 2014 and snowless winter of 2014-2015 has led to the death of winter crops on the area of 160 thousand hectares, which they had in the spring to reseed. However, year-on-year in 2017 in the region was collected record for the last 40 years, the grain harvest in the amount of 5.6 million tons. In 2016 to 4.5 million tons, in 2015 — 3 million tons.