29 January 2013, Tuesday, 15:32

Bashkir farmers will start to receive the drought losses indemnification in February

author: Galina Bakhshieva

Subsidies granting to republican farmers suffered from the drought of 2012 should start in February. The total volume of federal grants will make 495 million rbl., the press-service of the Ministry of Agriculture of Bashkortostan informs.

More than 320 million rbl. from this sum will be directed to compensate a part of damage of agricultural producers due to agricultural crops loss owing to abnormal hydrometeorological conditions.

About 173 million rbl. are provided for indemnification of a part of forages expenses.