Prime Minister of Kazakhstan familiarizes with the production of oilseeds in EKR

16 August 2016, 23:41
East Kazakhstan Region
Фото: Официальный сайт Премьер-Министра РК

Within the framework of his working visit to the East Kazakhstan region Karim Massimov familiarized with the development of agribusiness projects.

The issue of diversification of crop areas within  the state program "Agribusiness 2020" is paid a special attention.

An example of such a model of contemporary management in agribusiness in East Kazakhstan region is LLP "Experimental farm of oilseeds", which is part of the agricultural holding "Astana-Business".

The company cultivates grains and oilseeds, produces milk and meat.

Director of "Astana-Business” F. Abitayev briefed the Prime Minister with the results of the company.

Head of Science department of the experimental farm spoke about the work on sunflower breeding and other varieties of oilseed crops.

Director of Agriculture department K. Toleubekov reported on agribusiness development to the Prime Minister.

 

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The agro-industrial complex development program "Agribusiness-2020" was  adopted at the instruction of the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and aimed at improving the competitiveness of agriculture. The main objectives of the program is the financial recovery of AIC, increasing affordability of goods and services and improving the efficiency of state regulation systems.

Recall, during the working visit  the Prime Minister  instructed akimat of the region to take measures to comply with memorandums on diversification of crop areas to increase oilseed and forage crops, investment in the development of processing plant products (deep processing of grains, oilseeds).