12 August 2013, Monday, 16:51

40 farms of Bashkiria became participants of the "500 farms" program from the beginning of the year

author: Galina Bakhshieva

Two more agricultural enterprises of Bashkortostan —"Ashkadarsky" agricultural production cooperative of Meleuzovsky region and "Alekseevsky" state farm — received the status of participants of the «500 farms» republican complex program.

As the press-service of the Ministry of Agriculture RB underlines, taking into account these farms, the status of participants of the program was received by 40 farms from the beginning of 2013.

It should be mentioned that the «500 farms» program at present is actively realised in 15 regions.

It’s realisation was started in spring 2012.

During the first year of the program implementation 67 agricultural enterprises of the region became its participants where for this time quality modernization of more than 70 dairy-commodity farms was spent.

Since 2013 subsidising rates for new construction and reconstruction of farms were increased to 35 thousand rbl. per one cattle stall.

Besides, grants for civil and erection works at lactoriums — to 1,5 million rbl. and at milk halls — to 1 million rbl., for acquisition of modern lactoriums and voluntary milking systems — to 2,5 million rbl. were entered.

Since this year a wage rate for scientific and training support of 15 thousand rbl. a month per farm was also established.