KCR 27 family farms received grants for livestock development

© Fotolia / monticelllloКуры on the farm. Archival photoKCR 27 family farms received grants for livestock development© Fotolia / monticellllo

In Karachay-Cherkessia owners grants totaling 126,2 million rubles for the development of family livestock farms were 27 farmers, said on Wednesday the press service of the head of the Republic.

«This year in the competition for farmers receiving grants under the program «Development of family livestock farms» was attended by residents of all parts of the region. Applicants to the Ministry of agriculture of the Republic were submitted 115 documents, 46 business projects were admitted to the second stage of the competition face-to-face interview. In the end we awarded 27 grants family farms»,- stated in the message.

Submitted business plans will be thoroughly examined the competition Commission. In its composition this year included the Chairman of the agricultural Committee of the regional Parliament, representatives of law enforcement agencies, members of social organizations and heads of successful peasant (farmer) farms (KFH) of the Republic.

Total 2012 grants under the program «Development of family livestock farms» received 436 heads KFH.

Due to government support of farmers purchased more than 4 thousand heads of cattle of a meat direction, 2,5 thousand more dairy, more than a thousand sheep, 160 head rabbits, 46 horses, created more than 300 jobs.

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