Professor Zorkin, Polya, cow Marta, the little Zhu-Zhu bee, and thousands of kids competed in the sport festival on the 432nd anniversary of the city of Voronezh. The “Academicians” played active and intelligence games, held contests, shared their happy mood, and treated the guests to the delicious dairy products.
The businessmen who have been instrumental in Bavaria and Voronezh oblast collaboration in agricultural sphere have been honoured with awards. On 14th September, an award ceremony was held in the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs office to mark the end of 2017-2018 German-Russian municipal and regional collaboration year. The most prominent projects were singled out and recognised with the awards.
Come over! Give it a try and buy! Autumn in Kaluga 2018, a regional agricultural trade fair, has been held in Kaluga oblast. Winning displays, farm product tasting sessions, and simply good mood awaited the visitors.
Sibirskaya Niva Insemenator Nadezhda Vostrikova has won the first prize at the 15th Russian Competition among the cattle artificial insemination technicians. Competition of the best specialists in this delicate job took place in Kostino village, Kirov oblast. 86 contestants from 62 regions of the country showed their knowledge and skill. The candidates were tested in four major areas: laboratory, rectal examination, theoretical knowledge, and record keeping.
An unparalleled educational project AgriClass was launched on 1 September. The project was developed by EkoNiva and Voronezh State Agricultural University in alliance with three schools from Voronezh oblast.
Stefan Duerr, President of EkoNiva, has signed a three- party investment agreement with the Acting Governor of Altai area Viktor Tomenko and the Head of Talmenka district Sergey Samsonenko.
On 16 August, EkoNivaAgro conference hall welcomed the representatives of machinery manufacturing companies and research institutes of Argentina. EkoNiva’s specialists told the guests about the intricacies of working process organisation to ensure high yields in the local climatic conditions.
By visiting the innovative Field Day in Lipetsk oblast, organised by BASF in partnership with EkoNiva-Semena, any farmer could acquire considerable knowledge in agriculture.
Field Days provide a unique opportunity to share the best agricultural practices and find solutions to the challenges farmers face in their profession. EkoNiva-Semena traditionally takes part in such events.
Michael Papadi, a specialist of RWA, visited Zashchitnoye plant breeding enterprise (Kursk oblast). The purpose of the visit was to provide advice and on-site monitoring of maize hybridisation.