The National Union of Agricultural Insurers, as part of the business program of the exhibition “Golden Autumn 2017, expanded its regional development program and signed agreements on the unification of efforts aimed at the development of agricultural insurance with a number of regional agro-industrial complex authorities.
So, agreements were signed with the Ministry of Agriculture and Food of the Moscow Region and the Ministry of Agriculture of the Irkutsk Region; as well as with the Union of Potato and Vegetable Market Participants. Another agreement on cooperation on updating educational programs in the field of agricultural insurance with state support and advanced training for industry employees was signed with Orel State University. N.V. Parachin.
As noted by Korney Bizhov, the agro-industrial complex of the Moscow Region is showing steady growth, the industry attracts billions of rubles of investments, which must be reliably protected. On the part of the Ministry of Agriculture, the agreement was signed by Minister of the Moscow Region Andrei Razin. After the signing, a working meeting between the President of the NSA Korney Bizhov and Minister Andrei Razin took place, at which the parties discussed further steps for cooperation and prospects for the development of agricultural insurance in the region.
From the Ministry of Agriculture of the Irkutsk region, the agreement was signed by the Minister of the region Ilya Sumarokov. The Irkutsk region announced an emergency this year due to fires and drought, agricultural producers suffered serious losses - and losses could be compensated by insurance companies. Earlier, Ilya Sumarokov called on agricultural producers in the region to change their views on insurance, as this is a matter of national importance. The NSA has already held a seminar in Irkutsk on improving the financial literacy of farmers - the region was the first in the NSA pilot project to implement this target program.
“In many respects, Russia has not only reached the threshold of the Food Security Doctrine, but is also able to feed other countries - we see that agricultural exports are growing. The state intends to continue supporting the industry by investing hundreds of billions of rubles in it. The NSA, as a single association, in partnership with interested regions, science, and unions of farmers will continue to work to effectively expand the agricultural insurance model and its demand among agricultural producers, ”said Korney Bizhov.
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