The Ministry of agriculture appealed to the President of Russia Vladimir Putin with the request to compensate for from the Reserve Fund the damage caused to the farmers of flood in the Far East. This was announced by the head of the Ministry Dmitry Patrushev in the framework of a meeting at the crisis centre of the emergencies Ministry. So, according to him, the main share of the affected crops were not insured, so the legislation does not allow to fully compensate them for the damage. "I would like to request to compensate still from the Reserve Fund 100% of the money from what they suffered, taking into account features of the Reserve Fund", — said Patrushev Putin (quoted by kremlin.ru). The head of state, in turn, instructed to report as soon as all payments are received.
Flooding podtopil in Primorye more than 12 thousand hectares of early grain crops, potatoes, corn and other crops, TASS was told Wednesday in a press-service of regional administration.
After confirmation of the first case of the African plague of pigs (Achs) in South Korea prices rose for pork. It is reported by Yonhap News, citing representatives of the Korea Institute for Animal Products Quality Evaluation.
The state of Bihar in northeast India is among the three major corn regions of the country. Thousands of farmers reported the infestation of corn leaf scoops this season
The British pig industry called for further action to prevent the penetration of African swine fever (ASF) in the country after the government acknowledged that it expects the outbreak over the next 12 months.
The Rosselkhoznadzor delegation visited the National reference laboratory for ASF and CSF Italy
New hotbed of African swine fever virus found in the Border district of Primorye, according to the administration of the province.
In Kozhevnikovskogo and Krivosheinsky districts of Tomsk region will introduce a state of emergency due to cabbage moth pests attacked raps on the area of 780 hectares.
In the Orenburg region the limited liability fined a total of 800 thousand rubles for agricultural areas overgrown with weeds
10 October in Sofia (Bulgaria) opened the 14th meeting of the standing group of experts on African swine fever in Europe (SGE ASF14). The meeting will last two days and will gather regional and international experts to exchange scientific information and experience in combating ASF.
The state Council of the PRC decided to switch to growing pigs in large pig farms, because thus it is possible to ensure stable supply of pork on the market. By 2022 at a large feedlot farms should be 58% of pork.
A state of emergency due to atmospheric and soil drought declared in 24 districts of the Orenburg region.
In the Novgorod region revealed a hotbed of African swine fever: the disease was discovered in OOO "Novsvin", which is located in the village Ermolino.
Cherkizovo group, Russia's largest producer of meat products, launched in the Penza region the sixth pig farm in the presence of the Governor Ivan Belozertseva. The company plans to open in the region and about 40 pig breeding sites.
The quarantine zone in connection with the emergence of African swine fever came to Gdansk. A dangerous virus has occupied more than one third of the territory of Poland.
In the Belgorod region continues harvesting campaign agrarians already completed the threshing of winter wheat started harvesting soybeans, corn, sugar beets, preparing for sowing of winter crops.
The damage from emergency situations on the territory of Russia reached 9.5 billion rubles. In the year 2109 affected 15 regions.
On affected by African swine fever (ASF) "Belyaev's farm" operating in the Kursk region, completed the elimination of livestock. To date, the staff began cleaning and disinfection of the object.
In China to combat pests that destroy the crop, has used drones with pre-loaded with insecticides
Of ASF in the region destroyed about 7 thousand pigs