Miratorg starts the project on import substitution of varietal perennial grass in the region
09.03.2016 Miratorg starts the project on import substitution of varietal perennial grass in the region
ABH «Miratorg» starts the project on development of domestic agro-production technologies of varietal perennial grass in cooperation with Smolensk experimental station of A. N. Engelgardt. The new project will allow to reduce purchases abroad and to create base for further development of domestic agro-technologies.
– The cooperation agreement with Smolensk experimental station which we have signed, provides joint development of a high-quality agrotechnics, working off of new technologies of cultivation, determination of efficiency of biological products and new organo-mineral microfertilizers. We unite possibilities of Miratorg with the farmland not only in the Smolensk region, but also in other regions. Collaboration of business and science has already confirmed the efficiency in the global agroindustry, - the president of ABH «Miratorg» Victor Linnik has declared.
The area of the farmland that is occupied under 51 farms in Bryansk, Smolensk, Kaluga, Tula, Oryol and Kursk regions exceeds 400 thousand hectares the most part of which is pastures with perennial grass. The company annually spends more than 500 million rubles for acquisition of 1500 tons of import seed material and expects that its requirements will increase at least twice.