The authorities of Moscow expect that investments in agriculture in 2017 will amount to 30 billion rubles, said Minister of investment and innovation region Denis Butsaev. His words leads RIAMA on Wednesday, October 4.
According to Butsaev, every year the amount of financial investment in agriculture increase 20 percent. The Minister also said that in the framework of the agro-industrial exhibition “Golden autumn”, which takes place on the territory VDNH, the Moscow region government has signed 11 agreements worth more than 10 billion rubles. They will create in the region more than 500 new jobs there, he added.
“For us the most important is the signing of an agreement on the construction of a plant for processing milk TH True Milk. This deal for a long time discussed,” — said Butsaev.
Earlier Wednesday, Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich visited the stand of the Moscow region on agro-industrial exhibition. After reviewing the achievements of the suburban farmers, the Deputy Chairman of the Russian government gave a high assessment to the development of agriculture in the region.
On the eve of the Minister of agriculture and food of the region Andrey Razin reported that about 77 percent of all agricultural land in the suburbs are in circulation for the purpose.
XIX Russian agricultural exhibition “Golden autumn” will be held until 7 October. For the past several years, “Golden autumn” is the main agricultural forum of the country, the best traditions of agricultural exhibition and developing modern technologies of exhibition business in the field of agriculture.