Russia: Russian Agricultural Policy and Situation Bi-Weekly Update - 4

Prime Minister Medvedev Demands Substitution of Imported Seeds and Breeding Material . . . MinAg Develops Amendments to the Aquaculture Law . . . Russian and Norwegian Scientists Conduct Joint Research to Improve Rules for Managing Cod, Haddock and Capelin Catch . . . Russia’s Grain Stocks Top Last Year . . . Record Grain Exports in February 2016 . . . Russian and Czech Officials Discuss Potential Cooperation in Agriculture . . . Russia and Jordan Discuss Mutual Cooperation . . . Russia Bans Imports of Peppers and Pomegranates from Turkey . . . Syria Now Supplying Fruits and Vegetables to Russia . . . EAEC Lowers Some Tariffs . . . New Agricultural Development Projects Initiated in the Russian Far East . . . Draft Law Liberalizes Development of Marine Area . . . Sugar Factory Project in Sovgavan . . . Russia Initiated Shipments of Grain to China . . . Changes to EAEU Food Safety Technical Regulations

Russia: Russian Agricultural Policy and Situation Bi-Weekly Update - 4