Operational monitoring of shipments, conducted by experts of IA "APK-inform", showed that, according to preliminary data, in the period from 14 to 20 June from sea and river ports of Russia was exported 247 thousand tonnes of basic grains, which is 39% higher than the previous week (226 thousand tonnes, including updating data).
Locusts in Russia threatens more than 600 thousand hectares of the surveyed 5 million hectares of agricultural centre
Locusts in Russia threatens 616,55 thousand hectares of the surveyed 5.1 million hectares of crops, according to the agricultural centre, which is monitoring these pests fields. Presently, the locusts treated to 191.6 thousand hectares, involved in this action 459 units of ground equipment and 42 AviaPort.
And Russia will buy Japanese Wagyu beef
The Minister of agriculture of the Russian Federation Dmitry Patrushev arrived on a working visit to the Chelyabinsk oblast, where he met with acting Governor of the region Alexei Texiera, and also visited South Ural state University and the poultry farm "Sosnovskiy"
In dry and hot weather in the second decade of June, the moisture supply of crops in the European part of Russia decreased, but in most areas was still sufficient. This was reported in Roshydromet.
The Cabinet of the Russian Federation approved the national report on the state program of development of agriculture
In 2019 of the Federal budget on development of agriculture of Yaroslavl region allocated 856,6 million rubles, which is 28% more than last year. Funds will be used to support crop production, irrigation, dairy farming and other areas. This was stated by first Deputy Minister of agriculture Dzhambulat Hatuov at the interregional agricultural forum "day of the Yaroslavl field-2019".
Compounds produced by sorghum plants for protection against insects, can be used as a target for non-toxic protection against insects, scientists say