Minister of Agriculture and Food of the Perm Territory Alexander Kozyukov said that it is planned to increase the production of seeds of new domestic varieties of potatoes in the region.
Annual financing of the development of technologies for the production of elite seed potatoes will be in the amount of 3 million rubles. The state program is designed for 2018–2022.
As part of the program, pilot production of elite marketable potatoes will be organized in the conditions of the Perm Territory, on which testing and optimization of new production technologies will be carried out.
According to the results of the research, farmers will be able to increase productivity by 10-15%, as well as expand the production of planting material.
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