agriculture in Russia

Putin predicts grand harvest this year

This year’s crop will beat all the previous records, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at a meeting with the head of the Ministry of Economic Development, Maxim Oreshkin. "It seems that there will be a record harvest once …

No Turkish tomatoes to be allowed in Russia

Russia is not ready to import Turkish tomatoes and does not plan to resume it, the country's Agriculture Minister Alexander Tkachev said. "We are not ready to do it, therefore, of course, we will not do …

Kuban agrarians report about record harvest

Agrarians of Krasnodar Territory have completed harvesting grain crops: the harvest of wheat and barley set a record this year - 10 million 364 thousand tons of grain, which is 212 thousand tons more than last year, region's governor …

 Turkey limits Russian sunflower oil supplies

Turkey limited imports of sunflower oil from Russia, the head of Russia's Oil and Fats Union, Mikhail Maltsev, said. According to Maltsev, the quota was limited to only 15-30 percent, RIA Novosti …

Turkey imposes new restrictions on Russian wheat imports

Turkey has imposed new restrictions on Russian wheat imports, limiting them to 20-25 percent of all import licences issued for the commodity, SovEcon analysts said. This information was confirmed by two top managers of Russian grain …