The aim of the event was to familiarize farmers with the terms of the insurance with state support, and identifying problems hindering the use of insurance instruments in the region. The workshop started with the opening speech of Deputy Minister of agriculture of the Chechen Republic ISA Usmanov, stated the importance of development of system of agricultural insurance in the region. He also outlined the problem of lack of specialized professionals in the insurance branches of insurance companies on the territory of the Republic.
"Contracts of insurance in Chechnya were not concluded in 2014, after the withdrawal from its market of insurance companies that were denied licenses by the Bank of Russia as a result of non-compliances of regulatory requirements. Now the task of the NSA and the Ministry of agriculture of the Republic is to implement measures that will allow you to return to the Republic of non-active, – said the President of the NRA of the Roots of biggov. In particular, we have to estimate the amount of funds that may be required to support a regional agricultural insurance program".
For the Republic of Chechnya are characterized by risks of crop loss due to droughts, which over the last 8 years were recorded in the region 6 times. In 2019 in the Republic the emergency mode was announced twice, in March and in June.
Lack of moisture led to substantial losses to the Chechen farmers already in 2019 Fall 2018 in the Republic was planted 146 hectares of winter crops, the area of spring crops in spring 2019 amounted to 109.5 thousand hectares the drought in March 2019 were killed, more than half winter crops – on 80 thousand hectares of insured areas. The area of the reseeding of winter was 43 thousand ha. In June 2019 as a result of deficit of precipitation was re-introduced emergency mode. Killed crops area reached in the summer of 123.1 thousand ha, which exceeded the 48% of the sown areas.
According to the final data of the Ministry of agriculture of the Chechen Republic, the total area of cultivation in 2019, subject to replanting, was 255,2 thousand hectares. the Main crops sown with steel spring barley (41 hectares), oats (27 thousand ha), sunflower (14 thousand hectares), corn (13 thousand ha). By September 1, 2019, the number of cattle in farms of all categories amounted to 252,3 thousand heads, of which 5 thousand heads belong to farmers, sheep (12,7 thousand heads), poultry (9.8 thousand heads).
According to the Federal law No. 260-F3 "On state support in agricultural insurance", in Russia in the framework of a centralized system the government provides support to risk insurance of crop, livestock and commercial aquaculture. From 1 January 2016 at the market of agricultural insurance with state support is a single national Association, the national Union of agricultural insurers.
In 2018, the Law "On state support in agricultural insurance..." №260-FZ changes were made, the purpose of which were the flexibility and the diversity of conditions present. The law came into force on 1 March 2019.
Translated by service "Yandex.Translation"