Agricultural producers began harvesting potatoes and other vegetables in the Moscow region, the press service of the regional ministry of agriculture and food said.
“The harvesting season for young potatoes and vegetables has begun. This year, a protracted spring, not very warm May and rainy, not hot June have somewhat pushed the harvesting dates back. Despite this, we have grown a good harvest and started supplying early varieties to the shelves of chains and markets, ”the press service quotes the head of the department Andrei Razin.
According to him, the first batch of potatoes and other vegetables for residents of the capital and the Moscow region was delivered by agrarians from Kolomensky district.
The Sergievskoe farm of the Kolomensky district is now collecting early cabbage; 302 tons have been sold at a price of 21 rubles. for 1 kg. Their neighbors, LLC Akatievsky, from the same region, collected and sold 31 tons of cabbage and two tons of early potatoes. Other districts of the Moscow region are actively involved in this work, ”said A. Razin.
A source: http://www.mskagency.ru