On 21 February, the Minister of agriculture of Russia Alexander Tkachev spoke at the panel discussion "Russia, Africa and the Persian Gulf: prospects for cooperation". The event was held in the framework of the exhibition "Gulfood-2018" in Dubai
The Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev had a working meeting with the Deputy Minister of agriculture of Russia – the head of Rosrybolovstvo Ilya Shestakov
Medvedev instructed to submit a draft on the allocation of funds for the development of agriculture.
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev instructed the ministries of agriculture and Finance to submit to the government projects on the allocation of 7 billion rubles from the reserve Fund of the Cabinet of Ministers on the implementation of the state program of development of agriculture, reported on the website of the Cabinet.
The Agency has approved 56 applications for the construction of fishing vessels and onshore plants.
On 7 February the first Deputy Minister of agriculture of Russia Dzhambulat Hatuov took part in a business conference organized by PJSC "Sberbank" in Sochi
Igor Kuzin dismissed at his own request.
Vice Prime Minister also added that measures to support the dairy industry of the Russian Federation in 2018, will be saved.