Plant breeding aimed at the development of new highly-adaptive soft winter wheat varieties capable of most fully meeting the ever growing demands of Russian farmers is underway in the fields of Zashchitnoye. The project is carried out by the department of plant breeding and early generation seed production.
Fashion-Farmer 2018 was dedicated to effective cost management in agribusiness. This year, the field trade show in Vysokoye, Liski district, Voronezh oblast, gathered around 400 visitors. The unique field event was jointly hosted by EkoNiva-Chernozemye and EkoNiva-Semena, who had gone to great lengths to create a true fest of agricultural knowledge for farmers from all over the country.
EkoNivaAgro is renowned not only for its delicious fresh dairy products but also for warm hospitality, as visitors from Germany, Japan, China, France, Serbia — almost from all over the world — are always treated as welcome guests at EkoNiva’s dairies.
The 18th Kursk Korenskaya Fair has gathered local farmers, small- and large- scale enterprises of the region. Zashchitnoye farming enterprise is traditionally among the exhibitors of the trade fair.
EkoNiva has once again launched a scholarship programme, which provides the most talented students of Russian agricultural universities with a unique opportunity to do an internship at the leading agricultural enterprises in Europe.
The National Organic Union (NOU) has celebrated the 5th anniversary of signing of the Memorandum on its establishment. Having united like-minded people in a successful team, it has become the leader of the organic movement in Russia since that time. What has been done for five years in operation and what is the future of organic production?
Representatives of the Legislative Assembly of the federal state of Baden-Wuerttemberg headed by Peter Hauk, Minister of Rural Affairs and Consumer Protection of Baden-Wuerttemberg paid a visit to Voronezh oblast. The group of honored guests included Beate Krieg, Head of Union of Rural Women of Baden-Wuerttemberg, Reinhold Pix, elected official of the Green Party faction of the Legislative Assembly of Baden-Wuerttemberg, Werner Raepple, President of the Central Association of Agricultural Enterprises of Baden, Udo Stein, elected official of the Alternative for Germany faction of the Legislative Assembly of Baden-Wuerttemberg, entrepreneurs and representatives public and governmental organisations of the region.
Large-scale business players, entrepreneurs and government officials of Voronezh region participated in the Entrepreneurship Forum and the Wilhelm Stoll Award, which took place in Voronezh.
Supporting socially significant initiatives remains one of the most essential areas of work of EkoNiva Group. Development of ecotourism and rural areas, support of young talented people and various projects, promotion of proper nutrition – all these activities traditionally complement the main company’s operations. Sport is also an integral part of EkoNiva staff’s lives! The employees do competitive indoor and outdoor sports, so they often play football and take part in extreme relay races, canoeing and kayaking. However, the reason for writing this article is a matter of a separate talk.
The Masters of Russia: Done the German Way. The German-Russian Chamber of Commerce has launched a unique project. Its objective is to demonstrate strong business ties between Russia and Germany and tell about large-scale German companies conducting successful business in our country. EkoNiva was one of the companies on the list.