16 Apr, 2021
Foodstuffs production in Russia continued to grow in March
The agricultural sector continues to be one of the key drivers of the Russian economy and demonstrates growth. The food processing industry, in particular, is showing positive dynamics.
15 Apr, 2021
The Ministry of Agriculture of Russia discussed the expansion of agricultural trade with Serbia
The co-chairmen of the Russian-Serbian Working Group on Agriculture Sergey Levin, Deputy Minister of Agriculture of Russia, and Bogdan Igic, State Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management of Serbia, held a meeting on April 13.
13 Apr, 2021
Greenhouse vegetable production increased by 80% in five years
Greenhouse vegetable production is one of the most promising areas of crop production in Russia.
9 Apr, 2021
The Ministry of Agriculture of Russia sent ten attachés to foreign countries
The Ministry of Agriculture of Russia establishes a network of attachés with a mission to promote cooperation in agriculture. As of today, attachés took office in Mexico, Thailand, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, Peru, South Africa, Nigeria, Ghana, Angola, and Ethiopia.
7 Apr, 2021
Agricultural trade between Russia and Saudi Arabia doubled in 2020
The business meetings between the Russian Federation and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia began on April 5. Representatives of agricultural agencies and the industry's unions and exporters and producers of agricultural products and foodstuffs attended the events.
6 Apr, 2021
Dmitry Patrushev reported to Vladimir Putin on the ministry’s 2020 performance results and plans
The President of Russia Vladimir Putin had a working meeting with the Minister of Agriculture Dmitry Patrushev, who reported on the ministry’s 2020 performance results and plans for the sector’s development.
2 Apr, 2021
Dmitry Patrushev outlined agricultural sector achievements
The agricultural sector performance improved last year, and production volumes in some areas have exceeded targets. Dmitry Patrushev, the Minister of Agriculture of Russia, reported on the industry performance and plans for its development during a Government Hour in the Federation Council.
31 Mar, 2021
Russia is the partner country of Anuga food and beverage fair 2021
This year, for the first time, Russia became a partner country of the International Exhibition of Ready-made Food and Beverages Anuga-2021 – one of the most significant events in the food industry, which is traditionally held in Cologne (Germany).
23 Mar, 2021
Agricultural production in Russia increased in February
Production of agricultural goods in Russia continued its upward trend in February 2021.
19 Mar, 2021
Dmitry Patrushev reported on the agricultural sector’s achievements and plans
On March 16 and 17, the Minister of Agriculture of Russia Dmitry Patrushev held meetings with members of relevant committees of the State Duma.
16 Mar, 2021
Cultivated mushroom production increased by 80.2% in 2020
Cultivated mushroom production in Russia has been growing steadily in recent years.
12 Mar, 2021
Russia and Belarus discussed cooperation in agriculture
On March 10, Agriculture Ministers of Russia and Belarus held a meeting. Dmitry Patrushev, the Minister of Agriculture of Russia, and Ivan Krupko, the Minister of Agriculture and Food of Belarus, discussed joint achievements and collaboration prospects in mutual trade.
9 Mar, 2021
Dmitry Patrushev and Monique Eloit discussed the cooperation with regard to the animal health situation
Dmitry Patrushev, the Minister of Agriculture of Russia, and Monique Eloit, the Director General of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), discussed the global animal health situation, Russia's participation in OIE international projects, and other cooperation issues.
5 Mar, 2021
Greenhouse vegetable production has increased by 28.6%
Currently, the production of greenhouse vegetables is exceeding last year's performance.
25 Feb, 2021
Agricultural trade between Russia and Kyrgyzstan increased by 11%
On February 24, Dmitry Patrushev, the Minister of Agriculture of Russia, and Askarbek Dzhanybekov, the Minister of Agriculture, Water Resources and Regional Development of Kyrgyzstan, held a working meeting. The development of cooperation in agriculture became a topic of discussion.
25 Feb, 2021
Russia participated in Gulfood 2021
Russia participated in the 26th edition of the Gulfood 2021 Exhibition, which was held at Dubai World Trade Centre from 21 to 25 February.
20 Feb, 2021
Poultry production in Russia is expected to reach 6.8 million tonnes in 2021
Poultry production in Russia will amount to approximately 6.8 million tonnes in 2021, and egg production will reach 44.9 billion.
16 Feb, 2021
Agricultural trade between Russia and Azerbaijan has increased by 1.5 times in five years
Mutual food trade between Russia and Azerbaijan rose by 6% to 1.3 billion dollars in 2020. The turnover has increased by approximately 1.5 times in five years.
12 Feb, 2021
Agricultural goods trade between Russia and Serbia increased by 7%
Agricultural products trade between Russia and Serbia increased by 7% to 516 million dollars. Meanwhile, Russian exports to the country rose by 25% to 112 million dollars.
9 Feb, 2021
Greenhouse vegetable production to increase by 7.6% in 2021
The Ministry of Agriculture of Russia projects that at least 1.45 million tons of vegetables will be grown in domestic winter greenhouses in 2021, a 7.6% increase compared to the previous year.