02 March 2011, Wednesday, 14:37

Small agrarian business of Bashkiria was credited for the sum of more than 2,4 billion rubles

author: Galya Nabieva

On the eve of the XXII Congress of Russian Peasant Farmings and Agricultural Co-Operatives Association the totals of the activity on support of small rural business have been summed up.

The press-service of the Ministry of agriculture RB reports the Bashkir regional division of JSC “ROSSELKHOZBANK” has distributed more than 10,5 thousand credits among the representatives of small agrarian business RB for the total sum of 2,4 billion rubles. The owners of the private auxiliary farmings have purchased cattle for the sum of almost one billion rubles and agricultural machinery — for more than 610 million rubles, constructed and reconstructed premises for cattle for the sum of more than 230 million rubles with the help of credits.

In 2011 JSC “ROSSELKHOZBANK” intends to widen credit support for small agrarian business and plans to increase crediting of Bashkir peasants by one fourth. Half a billion rubles is already reserved for these purposes.