02 August 2013, Friday, 16:20

Bashkiria will receive federal grants for nine programs on meat cattle breeding

author: Galina Bakhshieva

The Government of Russia has confirmed distribution of grants on support of economically significant regional programs on development of meat cattle breeding for 2013. For these purposes it will be allocated 1,8 billion rbl. from the federal budget, it is said on the website of the Ministry of Agriculture of Bashkortostan.

Grants for 2013 will be distributed between 31 subjects of the country including Bashkortostan. Programs of these subjects were selected by the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia for the total sum of 1,77 billion rbl.

Realisation of these programs in the country will allow providing gain of meat and mixed breeding stock by 159 thousand cattle.

As the head of the press-service of the Ministry of Agriculture RB Lyaysan Hairetdinova explained, subsidising of republican programs from the federal budget will concern nine economically significant programs practically in all cattle breeding branches. Among them there are programs on development of beef manufacture, turkey meat, sheep breeding and goat breeding, and also manufacture of chicken-broilers meat and pig breeding.

In 2013 total 12 republican programs were selected by agrarian department of Russia from 24 target programs prepared for consideration by the Ministry of Agriculture of Bashkortostan.