Ekosem-Agrar AG, the holding company of Russian milk producer EkoNiva Group, has published its Annual Report for the year 2019.
EkoNiva has endorsed Aleksey Gordeyev, former Governor of Voronezh oblast and now Deputy Chairman of the State Duma of the Russian Federation, who made an appeal to the representatives of farming business to give a helping hand to low-income citizens, big and single-parent families in these hard times. It is worth mentioning that there are 8 thousand of needy families in the region.
While field works in Kaluzhskaya Niva are going ahead as planned, agronomists are waiting expectantly for rain as it is keeping off this season.
Taking all necessary precautions against the virus, EkoNiva successfully gets on with the working in these hard times. In line with the company’s standards, the project in Moscow oblast is developing at a steady pace.
On 10 April, Roman Starovoyt, Governor of Kursk oblast, together with Ivan Muzalyov, Acting Chairman of the Regional Agricultural Сommittee, visited Zashchitnoye farming enterprise in Shchigry district. The officials familiarised themselves with the way sowing works were going and came to the field being planted with peas.
Since 2012, EkoNiva has been successfully promoting organic farming in Russia seeking to breathe life into the rural areas and provide jobs to the locals. The company is planning to establish a new organic production facility based in Rassvet stock- breeding farm in Smolensk oblast, Novodugino village.
EkoNiva, the largest milk producer in Russia and a dairy processor, has launched a virtual tour of one of its farms in a 360-degree format.
On 28 March, the winter session of the all-Russian agricultural student team Milk Standard came to an end. Sixty-six students from 13 agricultural universities of our country gained invaluable working experience at 8 dairies and a processing plant of EkoNiva.
Stavropol State Agricultural University celebrates the 90th anniversary this year. This educational establishment has been renamed many times. Having survived the Great Patriotic War and perestroika, the university keeps preparing professionals.
A delegation of Altai Prodovolstvennaya Company’s executives and herd managers have paid a visit to Sibirskaya Niva farming enterprise. EkoNivaSibir organised a tour of the dairy units aimed at experience exchange. The visitors gained insight into the key technological solutions and economic practices at Sibirskaya Niva facilities.