30 April 2015, Thursday, 13:17

Bashkir tractor operator will compete for participation in the World Ploughing Championship in England

 

UFA, 30 April 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Rozaliya Valeeva/. Ildar Ishikaev, the farm machinery operator of agricultural production co-operative "Suhaila" of Meleuz region will participate in the 4th Open Ploughing Championship of Russia. This was reported on the website of the Government of Bashkortostan. A tractor show will be held during it. The competition will start in the Saratov region on May 17, the winner will receive a prize and the right to represent Russia at the international championship in England.

The Open Ploughing Championship of Russia is carried out to draw attention to the work of farmers, conserve and enhance the prestige of the machinery operator occupation. It will be held from May 17 to 23 in the village of Aleksandrovka in Saratov region. Participants will undergo a series of tests on the tractor with double-hulled reversible plow. During the World Cup an exhibition and displays of agricultural machinery, breeding production, livestock and processing equipment will be organized.

Ildar Ishikaev competes at such competitions not for the first time. In 2012, he took the ninth place in the 1st Open Ploughing Championship of Russia, in 2013 — the sixth, and last year he made his way to the fourth place.