Tambov farmers this year received 270 million rubles of state support

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Traveloperator in photobacteria banknotes and coins of RussiaTambov farmers this year received 270 million rubles of state support© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Traveloperator the image Bank

. The volume of state support of small forms of managing in agroindustrial complex of the Tambov region at the end of 2017 amounted to 270 million rubles — almost 2.5 times more than in 2016, told RIA Novosti the representative of the press service of the regional administration.

«In the Tambov region in the framework of the state stimulation of development of agriculture from the Federal and regional budgets in the conditions of sofinansirovanija is grant support small farms in three directions. According to the results of competitive selection of the grants are given to beginning farmers, family farms and consumer cooperatives», — said the Agency interlocutor.

According to him, the number of grant recipients — 37 young farmers who allocated a total of 75.5 million rubles. Still more than 121 million rubles were given to ten family farms. Grants were directed to projects in the field of dairy, beef and berries farming. The development of material-technical base of the two agricultural consumer cooperatives were sent to 73,6 million roubles.

«Agricultural Economics is needed not only large-scale production, and small producers whose products are always in high demand. It is the state encourages the opening of new small enterprises in rural areas. Priority areas include horticulture, dairy and beef farming, greenhouse vegetable production. As every year the number of participants of the grant competition is increasing, the result of Tambov on the shelves there are more quality local products, while in rural areas creates new jobs», — the press service quoted the head of administration of the Tambov region Alexander Nikitin.

This year farmers have received grants have created over 70 new jobs added in the press-service.