World Bee Day is celebrated on 20 May. Yes, these amazing insects have a dedicated holiday. On this day, Anton Janša, a Slovenian pioneer of modern beekeeping, was born.
Vladislav Shapsha, Acting Governor of Kaluga oblast, and Leonid Gromov, Minister of Agriculture of Kaluga oblast, have paid a visit to Kaluzhskaya Niva-West operation.
In 2020, the seeding campaign in Sibirskaya Niva has commenced much earlier than usual. The reason for this is the extraordinary warm spring. Maslyanino district, the absolute leader in cultivating land in Novosibirsk oblast, is approaching the end of the campaign.
On the 75th anniversary of Victory Day, veterans, workers on the home front and all those who fought so bravely to give us peace could not hide their tears and emotions when accepting congratulations.
Stefan Duerr, President of EkoNiva Group, has visited Severnaya Niva where he had a number of business meetings with the local authorities.
Kaluga Oblast Acting Governor Vladislav Shapsha is familiarising himself with the agrosystem development in the region. These days he has visited Peremyshlskiy district.
Gusevo dairy designed for 3,550 milking cows is currently under construction in Medyn district, Kaluga oblast.
The soybean variety Argenta, EkoNiva’s creation, has been included into the State register of plant breeding achievements permitted for use on the territory of the Russian Federation. Following the winter wheat variety Cepheus, EkoNiva registers a soybean variety under the beautiful name Argenta, which means ‘silver’ in Latin.
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.