Kuban and a half thousand farmers have advocated for the extension of sanctions against Russia


RIA Novosti

More than 1.5 thousand farmers of Krasnodar region came on Tuesday at a rally for the extension of economic sanctions against Russia, according to the administration of the region.

It is noted that the meeting took place in Tikhoretsk with the support of the regional Association of peasant (farmer) farms and agricultural cooperatives (AKKOR): farmers shared the successful experience of their farms, urged colleagues to continue to actively work to attract youth in farming.

Among the speakers was the farmer of the Leningrad region member of the Public chamber of the Russian Federation Alexander Shipulin and Chairman of the Council of young farmers of Kuban Sergey Rudich.

“The phrase “Kuban farmer” is used where no hitting, but it proves that the Cuban farmers in high esteem, at a very high level. And we – the youth – are going to defend it, will not allow anyone to use it to further political ends. Farmers are workers of the earth, prove by cases on the ground that are able to work. Therefore, the achievements that our parents and grandparents invested in the basis of farmers ‘ movement, we will defend and protect,” is quoted in the message words Rudich.