On June 25, Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree, according to which the list of professions of rural workers eligible for a pension supplement of 25% was expanded. The document is published on the official Internet portal of legal information and has already entered into force.
The Ministry of Agriculture of Tatarstan pays great attention to the development of small forms of business. To bring information about the existing measures of state support and stimulate business activity in the countryside, there are various events being held: training seminars, practical exercises, competitions, etc.
On June 25, the Republic of Tatarstan for the first time crossed the mark of 4,000 tons for milk production per day. The Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Food of Tatarstan Nazip Hazipov announced this today at a working meeting with the agricultural departments of the districts.
The development of the dairy industry is a priority of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food of the Republic of Tatarstan. Tatarstan is confidently leading among the regions of Russia in terms of milk sales.
On June 24, a meeting on the implementation of the Integrated Rural Development Program in terms of promoting rural employment under the chairmanship of Deputy Minister of Agriculture Oksana Lut was held in the form of videoconferencing.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Food of Tatarstan informs that in 2019, by the initiative of the Russian Union of Rural Youth, the All-Russian Popular Front launched a new project “Village. The territory of Development”. Its goal is to analyze the implementation of national projects in rural areas and the formation of new approaches to rural development. The objectives of the project include monitoring the implementation of national projects and government programs that affect the development of rural areas, developing proposals for improving the quality of life in rural areas and involving local people in the development of their localities.
On June 23, Sabantuy was celebrated at the Kazan hippodrome with a horse show. Races of ponies, trotters and horses of riding breeds took place here. The Prime Minister of the Republic of Tatarstan Aleksey Pesoshin, Ilsur Metshin, Marat Akhmetov, the head of the Ministry of Sports of the Republic of Tatarstan Vladimir Leonov and others attended the competition in the international equestrian complex Kazan.
23 of June in Kazan was the national Tatar holiday Sabantuy. The main venue of the celebration was the Birch Grove of the village of Mirny, where 11 municipal districts of Tatarstan opened their farmsteads. Each district tried to surprise the guests with its plow by its uniqueness and originality. Thus, the Tyulyachinsky district of Tatarstan brought a horse of the Tatar breed, which is the national pride of all Tatar people.
The meeting was held in the form of video conferencing with all municipal districts by President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov. The meeting was attended by Prime Minister of the Republic of Tatarstan Alexei Pesoshin.
On June 20, the official agro-industrial delegation of the Kingdom of Denmark, headed by the Minister-Counselor for Food, Agriculture and Fisheries of the Embassy Mr. Esben Jule Bergmann Schiedt, visited the production of Fenix Ltd. and held talks with Azat Avzalov, director of the company. The meeting was accompanied by Head of the State Institution “State Agricultural Institute of Breeding in Livestock of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Products of the Republic of Tatarstan” Rishat Zaripov, Head of the Department of Agriculture and Food of the Tukayevsky Municipal District Renat Khasanov and Specialist of the Department of Investments and Innovations of RACIN JSC Adel Khismatullin.