EkoNiva Group representatives took part in a business mission by Russian exporters in order to promote agricultural produce to the Kingdom of Morocco. The event was organised by the Russian Federation Ministry of Agriculture and Agroexport Federal Centre. Due to the coronavirus situation, it was held in an online format.
EkoNivaAgro, Voronezh oblast, has always actively participated in sporting events. Its employees play football, volleyball, table tennis, go skiing and fishing, engage in kettlebell sport and take part in fun relay races. The Russian pyramid has just recently become another item on the corporate physical activities list.
All over Russia, Agricultural Workers’ day is annually celebrated on the second Sunday of October. Agronomists, herd managers, machine operators, milkmaids, and other industry representatives are congratulated for doing their difficult and important work.
The joint booth of EkoNiva Group has opened its doors for visitors of the international trade show Agrosalon 2020. One of the most significant events in the agricultural industry was held at the Crocus Expo International Exhibition Centre.
EkoNiva representatives have paid a call to Kabardino-Balkarian State Agricultural University. In the course of the working visit, Vitaliy Voloshchenko, Director of Plant Breeding and Early Generation Seed Maintenance Centre of EkoNiva-Semena, and his deputy Sergey Kulinkovich met up with the university rector Aslan Apazhev.
On 1 September, Pitelinskaya, Shatskaya and Kazachinskaya schools launched agriculture-focused courses aimed at introducing students to modern farming practices and preparing them for entering agricultural universities.
Stefan Duerr, President of EkoNiva Group, has taken part in the parliamentary hearings at the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, which were devoted to the federal budget for 2021 and the 2022-2023 planning period. Opening the hearings, Valentina Matviyenko, Chairperson of the Federation Council, paid special attention to Vladimir Putin’s mandatory to consider thorny social issues, including the development of rural areas. And that was the topic Stefan Duerr touched upon delivering his speech.
On September 24-27, Voronezh welcomed Garden City annual festival. Due to the coronavirus restrictive measures, a good deal of contests and masterclasses in landscape design and floristry were held online. However, some events took place outside — Novaya Usman village became a venue for an agricultural fair, a flower show and a gala concert.
In the summer 2020, EkoNiva set up stalls at four food markets and food courts of the Russian capital, the press service of the holding reports.
Roman Litvinov, Director of EkoNivaAgro Left-Bank Operation, Voronezh oblast, has received the title of the Honorary Resident of Liski district.