Vorobyov called agriculture the vanguard of economic growth

Agriculture is a priority direction in development of economy of Moscow region, said Moscow region Governor Andrei Vorobyov. His words are on website the regional government on Wednesday, may 16.

“Over the past five years the Moscow region have improved, it turned out that agriculture is at the forefront of economic growth”, — said Vorobyov at the meeting with farmers in Zaraysk.

He also thanked farmers for their work. “You know that five years ago, a lot of land in the suburbs was not working, thanks to your investment, your work, a new technique, land, we have over the years imposed 290 thousand hectares,” — said the head of the region.

the Governor also has reminded that in Moscow actively work with Federal and regional programs of support for farmers. “Farmers need stability, support, attention, then they will give a great result for milk, poultry meat, grain, crop. It is strategically important for us,” concluded sparrows.

In early December, local authorities singled out three grants for the development of livestock farms, totaling more than 30 million rubles.