On May 14, the Kazan State Agrarian University held a round table on the topic “Management Training for Agricultural Consumer Cooperatives”, organized by the State Budgetary Enterprise “Center for Competence on the Development of Agricultural Cooperation in the Republic of Tatarstan”, Institute of Economics and Center for Cluster Learning and Project Management of Kazan State Agrarian University university. The event was attended by teachers of economic faculties of universities of Kazan, leaders and specialists of agricultural colleges and agricultural technical schools of the republic.
Topical issues of interaction between the university and the system of secondary vocational education with entrepreneurs in agriculture, the role of the Competence Center for the development of agricultural cooperation in the educational sphere in the preparation and training of agricultural cooperatives and the organization of internships in cooperatives, modern educational technologies for the effective formation of functional competencies and much more were discussed.
Following the meeting, it was decided to establish a permanent working group to study the problems of developing small business and agricultural consumer cooperatives, to develop solutions for their elimination, and to develop a methodical plan for improving the skills of teachers of agricultural educational institutions based on the training platform of the state budgetary institution CCSCRT.
The project operator is the state-funded institution “Competence Center of the Development of Agricultural Cooperation in the Republic of Tatarstan”, its main task is to systematize the work on the development of agricultural cooperation, information, consulting and methodological assistance to cooperatives and peasant farms, and accompanying them in preparing business plans and technical economic justification, applications for subsidies from the federal and regional budgets.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Food of the Republic of Tatarstan reminds that citizens can contact the state-funded institution “Center of Competences of the Development of Agricultural Cooperation in the Republic of Tatarstan” by phone (843) 221-77-40, the website tskskrt.rf.