Around 80 producers presented their products at the agricultural exhibition in Mordovia

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krauledat in photobacteriaAround 80 producers presented their products at the agricultural exhibition in Mordovia© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krajevima the image Bank

. About 80 producers from 30 Russian regions on Friday presented its products at the Republican exhibition «field Day-2017» in Mordovia, said the press service of the head region.

«The sixteenth of June in Lyambir district hosted the annual regional agricultural exhibition «field Day-2017″. The participants were about 80 producers from 30 regions of the country. The exhibition presents agricultural machinery, seeds, fertilizers, cattle breeding, the new development of agricultural science – all that is necessary for the development of agro-industrial complex», — stated in the message.

Visited the exhibition, the acting head of Mordovia Vladimir Volkov have paid special attention to modern technologies. According to him, in order to achieve good results in agriculture, it is necessary to introduce to the industry the most advanced developments. One of the latest innovations – the use of space technologies.

According to the press service, last year in the Republican Ministry of agriculture was created by geo-analytic center, where operational monitoring of agricultural lands. The center’s specialists can quickly assess the situation on the basis of data obtained through digital imagery. In these pictures you can for example track the progress of the growing season of crops, temperature, soil moisture. The analysis of this information allows you to make effective management decisions.

In addition, the Republican agrochemical center conducts monitoring and analysis of agricultural land, using aerial photography with a quadcopter. All of this is designed to facilitate the work of farmers and to increase farm efficiency, says the press service.

Volkov also said that the agro-industrial complex of the Republic is dynamically developing — «over the first five months of this year the growth of agricultural production amounted to 104.5%,».

«Mordovia occupies a leading position among the regions of Volga Federal district and Russia by volume of production of agriculture per resident. We completely provide ourselves with basic food products, with 60 percent of the products sell outside our region», — said the acting head of the region.