21 April 2013, Sunday, 14:50

Bashkir farmers will receive subsidies for purchasing mineral fertilizers

author: Galina Bakhshieva

The leadership of Bashkortostan has allocated 70 million rbl. grants to farmers of republic for purchase of nitric fertilizers for winter crops.

It is supposed that subsidising of expenses will amounted to 50 percent. Farmers can direct the money returned by the republic then on purchase of fertilizers for other agricultural crops.

As the deputy minister of agriculture of Bashkortostan Vladimir Neznanov marked that in other regions of the country there was no practice of such subsidising.

“At present from 46 thousand tons of mineral fertilizers demanding for the sowing campaign 27 thousand tons are already delivered by republican farms. Delivery of fertilizers now proceeds,” Vladimir Neznanov said.