Kuban authorities proposed to subsidize greenhouses at the Federal level

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Krasnodar region is ready to increase vegetable production, but this requires the modernization of the reclamation complex and systematic financial support of the industry, the press service of the regional administration with reference to Deputy Governor Andrew Box.

In the Federation Council Committee on agrarian and food policy and environmental management during the round table discussed ways of increasing self-sufficiency of Russia’s vegetables. In a meeting chaired by first Deputy Chairman of the Committee Sergei Lisowski, was also attended by the Deputy Governor of Krasnodar region Andrei Box.

During the meeting Lisowski noted that in recent years, vegetable production in Russia is developing intensively. This is largely made possible by subsidies in this direction. For the further development of the industry needs to develop a set of measures. «The authorities of Krasnodar region has offered to subsidize the construction of vegetable storage facilities at the Federal level», — stated in the message.

The region is ready to increase vegetable production, but this requires the modernization of the reclamation complex and systematic financial support of the enterprises of the industry, it is important to subsidize the construction of vegetable stores, according to the Agency.

«If we’re talking about year-round providing the population with fruits and vegetables, there is the problem of storage capacity. Farmers need financial support for construction of small vegetable and fruit storage which allow you to quickly and accurately lay the» – quoted the Deputy head of the region.

According to the regional authorities in Krasnodar Krai is among the three largest manufacturers of the industry in Russia and the southern Federal district. Each year, the region is going about 900 thousand tons of vegetables. In addition, the region is an absolute leader in Russia in greenhouse horticulture. The annual production of vegetables in greenhouses of the region is more than 100 thousand tons.

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