Russia: Russian Agricultural Policy and Situation Bi-Weekly Update – 5

Russian Government Approves Subsidies for Young Farmers… Addition of 10 billion rubles to the Charter Capital of Rosselkhozbank… Ministry of Agriculture determined the level of prices from the 2015 grain crop for intervention purchases … Russian Government Increases Responsibilities of the Ministry of Agriculture on Quarantine Regulation… Russian Government Allowed Moscow Millers to Purchase Grain Directly from the Intervention Fund… Federal Customs Service Enforces Stringent Control Over Imported Fish… Agrarian Committee at the Federation Council Discusses Measures to Combatting Forest Fires… Minister of Agriculture Approved 464 Investment Projects to Facilitate Import Substitution…Moscow City Authorities Support Fish Festival in Moscow… The Russian Federal Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance Service and the National Union of Vegetable Producers Signed an Agreement on Cooperation… Import Duties for Vegetables may Decrease Due to Price Increases… Producers and Retailers in Leningrad Oblast Signed Agreement to Stabilize Food Prices... 

Russia: Russian Agricultural Policy and Situation Bi-Weekly Update – 5