Day October 13, agrarians of Russia began with the greetings of Russian President Vladimir Putin on their professional holiday. Voicing warm wishes, the President elaborated on the importance of workers Agrosphere for every Russian citizen and the country as a whole.
First and foremost, sustainable development of agriculture in Russia in recent years led to the exit of our producers on the world markets. A couple of decades ago, the country has imported cereals and in particular wheat. Today the sales of wheat abroad we occupy a leading position, and in 2018, confidently took the first place among exporters. In addition, Russia is among the three leaders in the supply of barley, rapeseed and sunflower oil.
Such growth is why: the government increase investment in agriculture. In addition to the production of products and raw materials, is the President in address to the Federal Assembly demanded to improve the quality of life in rural areas. On the basis of the presidential decrees were prepared by the national project for the construction of roads and schools, the organization of first-aid stations, caring for the health of the villagers – both stationary and mobile. In addition, the state should offer training opportunities and leisure activities for those who stay to work in the agricultural industry.
Finally, it is worth noting that the agricultural sector in October 2014, the first in the country, switched to a strategy of import substitution and first gained dramatic results.
Over the past five years more than in 2 times, increased the grain yield, 20% increase in fruit production, several times increased the production of poultry and pork. Of chicken in the country is now sufficient to fully cover the needs of the population.
Timely presidential decisions and true priorities when setting targets, the government has improved food security of the country, to take their agricultural products leading positions on the world market and also contributed to the sure development of the Russian economy.