A major industry event with the participation of the Russian Ministry of Agriculture took place for the first time in the Sverdlovsk Region. All-Russian Day of the Potato Field-2018 on August 22-23 gathered scientists, seed growers, suppliers of special equipment and equipment, plant protection products and agrochemistry - everyone who works in the potato industry from different regions of Russia in the fields of AIC Belorechensky.
During the days of the federal industry exhibition, the guests discussed issues related to the development of potato growing, including selection and seed production, examined the testing areas of potato varieties of domestic and foreign breeding, visited the Ural Potato seed-breeding center and the Belorechensky agro-industrial complex storage, and attended demonstration shows special machinery and equipment.
The greatest interest among potato growers was aroused by the inspection of plots with potato varieties of domestic and foreign selection. In total, more than 90 varieties of culture were presented at the exhibition, including 29 domestic ones, of which seven were of the Ural selection.
On the second day of the event, the traditional Field Day of the Sverdlovsk Region was held. Agricultural machinery exposition as one of the main sections of the exhibition, was deployed on the field in a special block “Machine yard”, where the possibility of a static display of machinery and equipment was provided, as well as a demonstration of the main technological operations for soil cultivation, fodder harvesting, harvesting of crops, etc. in real field conditions.
On the first day of the forum, the meeting “Development of the potato industry. Tasks, problems and solutions ”.
In general, the exhibition “All-Russian Potato Field Day-2018” has become not only a major event for the agricultural sector of Russia, but also a significant platform for sharing experiences, demonstrating achievements and technologies, discussing innovations and problems, for practical training and finding ways to develop the potato growing industry in Russia .
EXHIBITION IN FIGURES
- attended by more than 100 enterprises
- more than 90 varieties of potatoes have been demonstrated
- the exhibition area occupied more than 30 hectares,
- and 150 units of agricultural machinery,
- from 25 regions of Russia.
On August 14, 2018, the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia announced the start of the selection process for integrated scientific and technical projects (KNTP) for participation in the subprogram “Development of selection and seed production of potatoes in the Russian Federation” of the Federal Scientific and Technical Program for the Development of Agriculture for 2017-2025 (FNTP).
Notification of the selection of KNTP posted:
- on the website of the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia
- on the website of the Directorate of FNTP
Russian agricultural producers (legal entities) who are customers of complex scientific and technical projects are invited to participate in the selection.
The selection of projects is carried out in the manner prescribed by order of the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia of July 23, 2018 No. 320.
Applications for participation in the selection of KNTP are sent to the address:
107139, Moscow, Orlikov pereulok 1/11, Ministry of Agriculture of Russia, Department of Scientific and Technological Policy and Education.
The deadline for accepting applications is 24.09.2018/15/00, XNUMX-XNUMX (Moscow time)
FNTP Directorate: (495) 989-73-76 ext. 313.