This was announced by the Minister of Agriculture Dmitry Patrushev during a working trip to the region. The head of the Ministry of Agriculture discussed the results of the work of the agro-industrial complex of the subject, issues of preparing for the sowing campaign, bringing state support funds and improving the quality of life in the countryside with the Plenipotentiary Representative of the President of the Russian Federation in the Siberian Federal District Anatoly Seryshev and Governor of the Novosibirsk Region Andrey Travnikov. The minister noted that according to preliminary data, last year the region’s agriculture showed a positive trend. The index of agricultural production amounted to 101.5%. Agrarians of the Novosibirsk region managed to collect high yields of the main crops. Dmitry Patrushev highlighted the growth in the production of rapeseed and potatoes.
The first stage of selection for grants for the development of family farms and Agrostartup has been completed. In total, the competitive commission of the Government of the...Read more