Employees of EkoNivaAgro have proved that true fishermen are not afraid of the harsh February weather by taking part in the winter fishing competition!
The representatives of the Russian Federation Ministry of Agriculture, the participants of German-Russian Agricultural Policy Dialogue and the delegates from the National Organic Union of the Russian Federation took part in the panel discussion ‘Organic agriculture: new prospects for German-Russian cooperation’ held within in framework of BioFach 2018.
Representatives of the Russian Federation Ministry of Agriculture and German-Russian Agricultural Policy Dialogue arrived in Germany to take part in BioFach 2018.
The annual international trade show AgroFarm 2018 has gathered about 400 agricultural companies from 30 countries of the world.
The first EkoNivaAgro ski race was held at a ski base in Liski on 4th February. Above-zero temperature, gusty winds and rain did not dampen the competition atmosphere. On the contrary, had the weather conditions been perfect with the temperature slightly below zero and a smooth ski track, the ski race would not have been as compelling and intense.
On February 5th, the solemn opening ceremony of the winter session of the student agricultural troop MOST took place at Vysokoye dairy. For the third year in a row, EkoNiva has organised internship for talented students from all over Russia who view farming as their calling. The cooperation with the student agricultural troop, which has become a good tradition, continues bringing fruit: a lot of young people have already mastered various agricultural professions and obtained valuable experience on EkoNiva’s farms.
After a two-year break Russia is back to the large agricultural trade fair held in Berlin. Around 20 companies from 15 regions have presented achievements of the Russian agriculture at Green Week.
EkoNiva has purchased OkaAgro, an agricultural holding in Ryazan oblast with a modern infrastructure and good prospects.
The internship is over, and it is with sadness that the young specialists are leaving EkoNiva farms since work in agriculture has proved interesting, even though complicated.
EkoNivaAgro has launched a new modern dairy facility for 2,800 head of milking cows in Bobrov district, Voronezh oblast.