14 Jan, 2020
Russia Will Present Large-Scale Exposition At Green Week In Berlin
From January 17 to January 26, 2020, the 85th International Exhibition Green Week Berlin, which traditionally demonstrates world achievements in the food industry, agriculture and horticulture, will be held in Berlin (Germany). The Russian Federation will present at the exhibition a single large-scale exposition with an area of over 5 thousand square meters, organized by the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia in conjunction with the Russian Export Center. 18 regions of the country present their best agricultural and food products - bakery and confectionery products, fish and seafood, vegetables and fruits, vegetable oil, honey, wine and other goods. In addition to the regions, about 250 domestic companies will present their products.
27 Dec, 2019
Meeting Of State Council On Agrarian Policy Was Held In Kremlin
President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin held a meeting of the State Council on the issue of “State Agricultural Policy - Effective Agricultural Production and Rural Development”. During the meeting, the Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation Dmitry Patrushev and the Governor of the Altai Territory, the head of the working group of the State Council in the direction of “Agriculture” Viktor Tomenko presented their reports, as well as the Head of the Tambov Region Administration Alexander Nikitin and the Head of the Lipetsk Region Igor Artamonov. In addition, members of the Government of the Russian Federation, plenipotentiary representatives of the President in the federal districts, senior officials of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, and leaders of fractions of the State Duma took part in the discussion of topical issues in the development of the agro-industrial complex.
25 Dec, 2019
Dmitry Patrushev Took Part In President´s Meeting With Public
During a trip to Adygea, Vladimir Putin met with members of the public. The head of state discussed with the audience the development of agriculture and rural territories in the Russian Federation. Minister of Agriculture Dmitry Patrushev took part in the event.
17 Dec, 2019
Exports of Agricultural Products From Russia to Moldova Increased By 20%
The Minister of Agriculture of Russia Dmitry Patrushev discussed the prospects for the development of trade relations in agriculture with the Minister of Agriculture, Regional Development and Environment of the Republic of Moldova – the heads of agricultural departments are also co-chairs of the intergovernmental Commission on trade, economic, scientific and technical cooperation of the two countries. During the meeting, the parties touched upon issues of mutual trade and cooperation in the field of veterinary and phytosanitary surveillance.
13 Dec, 2019
The Ministry of Agriculture Held a Meeting of the Intergovernmental Council on Agriculture of the CIS
On December 12, the 32nd meeting of the Intergovernmental Council on the AIC of the Commonwealth of Independent States was held at the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia. The meeting was chaired by the First Deputy Minister Dzhambulat Khatuov. The event was attended by the heads of agricultural departments of Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Uzbekistan, as well as the Executive Committee of the CIS and the Eurasian Economic Commission.
10 Dec, 2019
Dmitry Patrushev: Education System Should Be Transformed to Market Demands
Minister of Agriculture Dmitry Patrushev took part in the VI Congress “Innovation Practice: Science plus Business”, organized by Innopraktika and Lomonosov Moscow State University. During the event, representatives of federal executive bodies, the scientific and business community discussed the impact of information technology and innovation on the modern personnel market and the education system.
5 Dec, 2019
Dmitry Patrushev And His Belarusian Counterpart Discuss Integration Issues In Agriculture
On December 5, the Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation Dmitry Patrushev held a working meeting with the Minister of Agriculture and Food of the Republic of Belarus Anatoly Khotko.
3 Dec, 2019
Dmitry Patrushev: Agricultural Education Should Become Innovative
The Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation Dmitry Patrushev held an All-Russian meeting with the rectors of agricultural universities as part of a working trip to the Stavropol Region. The participants of the event, which was held in one of the best agricultural universities in Russia, the Stavropol State Agrarian University, discussed current problems of industry education and ways to solve them, modern trends in the development of higher education in the region, new requirements for the training of qualified specialists in the dairy industry, the digital transformation of the Russian agricultural sector, the implementation of integrated scientific and technical programs, as well as other tasks facing educational institutions of the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia.
2 Dec, 2019
Sergey Levin Has Discussed the Development Of Cooperation In the Agricultural Sector With the Head Of the Agrarian Department of Mongolia
On December 2, Deputy Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation Sergey Levin discussed the prospects of bilateral cooperation in the agro-industrial complex with the Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry of Mongolia Chultemin Ulaan.
2 Dec, 2019
The Strategy For the Development of the Fisheries Industry Until 2030 Was Approved
The Head of the Government of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev approved the Development Strategy for the fisheries complex of the Russian Federation for the period until 2030 and a plan for its implementation. The corresponding order of November 26, 2019 No. 2798-r was published on the official website of the Government of the Russian Federation.
15 Nov, 2019
Expansion of Union of Grain Exporters Favours Agricultural Export
The Union of Grain Exporters has expanded due to new members - the companies LLC Artis-agro Export, LLC AgroLend, LLC Gemkorp Kommoditis Trading Rus, LLC Zerno-Trade and LLC Mirogroup Resources have joined the association. Taking into account the new members, the Union ensures coordination of export activities of all major market participants.
14 Nov, 2019
Export of Confectionery Products Increased by 14.2% in 10 months
This was stated by Deputy Minister of Agriculture Oksana Luth during a visit to the ROT FRONT factory in Moscow. The deputy minister examined the largest cocoa bean processing line in Europe, which allows producing 25 thousand tons of chocolate semi-finished products per year.
14 Nov, 2019
Russian Agrarians Gather Record Crop of Oilseeds
According to the latest data from the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia, as of November 11, 2019, the gross yield of the main oilseeds in the initial actual weight in the whole country amounted to a record 21.2 million tons, which is 20% higher than in the same period last year (17.7 million tons). Moreover sunflower crop on the indicated date amounted to 14.6 million tons with a yield of 18.4 kg / ha, soybeans - 4.35 million tons with a yield of 16.4 kg / ha, rapeseed - 2.2 million tons with a yield of 15, 7 kg / ha.
1 Nov, 2019
Over 1 Million Tons of Rice Threshed in Russia
According to recent data of the Ministry of Agriculture as of October 31, Russia harvested about 1.2 million tons of rice in the initial capitalized weight, which is 88.5 thousand tons more compared to the same period in 2018. The crop yield is 66.7 c/ha, which exceeds last year's level (66.1 c/ha).
30 Oct, 2019
Russian Agricultural Exports Exceed $19 billion in 10 Months
This was stated by Deputy Minister of Agriculture Oksana Luth during the IV annual Agrarian Forum of Russia. According to the Deputy Minister, Russia is moving towards a decrease in the share of grain in the export structure in order to further focus on the supply of food with high added value.
29 Oct, 2019
Russia Resumes Wheat Supplies to Vietnam
Deputy Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation Maxim Uvaidov took part in the 22nd meeting of the Russian-Vietnamese Intergovernmental Commission on Trade, Economic, Scientific and Technical Cooperation.
29 Oct, 2019
Harvesting Pace Higher in 2019
According to the operational data of the regions, as of October 28, 2019, grain and leguminous crops were threshed over 44.5 million hectares. 121.5 million tons of grain was harvested at a yield of 27.3 hwt/ha.
29 Oct, 2019
Livestock and Poultry Production Grows 174 Thousand Tons in 9 Months
In January-September 2019, butcher stock and poultry live weight production in farms of all categories amounted to 10.4 million tons, an increase of 173.9 thousand tons compared to the same period in 2018 (10.25 million tons), according to recent data of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation.
24 Oct, 2019
Russia Boosts Agricultural Exports to Kenya
Russian Deputy Ministers of Agriculture Oksana Luth and Sergey Levin held a working meeting with representatives of the National Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Kenya as part of the Russia-Africa Summit and Economic Forum. The parties discussed the expansion of trade and the prospects for the development of relations in the agricultural sector.
24 Oct, 2019
Russia to Double Food Supplies to Africa
The Deputy Minister of Agriculture of Russia Sergey Levin stated, speaking at the panel session "Sustainable Partnership in the Agricultural Sector: Institutions, Tools, Guarantees" at the Russia-Africa Economic Forum.