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Source: Russia – Council of the Federation

The centre continued the systematic work of the Council of Federation on socio-economic development of non-Chernozem zone of Russia, including in the field of flax, said the Senator.

First Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on agrarian and food policy and environmental management, a representative in the upper house of Parliament from the Executive body of state power of the Novgorod region Sergey Mitin, Mitenergy Gerasimovskaya from the Executive body of state power of the Novgorod region acted as initiators of creation of Scientific-educational center (REC) “the non-black earth”.

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According to the Senator, the initiative nots “the black earth” is a logical continuation of the systematic work of the Council of Federation on socio-economic development of non-Chernozem zone of Russia. In November 2019, held parliamentary hearings on the theme “problems of development of non-Chernozem zone and the revival of flax growing in the Russian Federation”. Then, in December 2019, was adopted an Appeal of the Federation Council to the Government of the Russian Federation on development of non-Chernozem zone and the revival of flax growing in Russia.

On the territory of the Nonchernozem zone, concentrated more than 16 percent. area of farmland, about 21 percent. of arable land, is home to more than 37 percent of the rural population

Sergey Mitin has informed that on the territory of the Nonchernozem zone, concentrated more than 16 percent. area of farmland, about 21 percent. of arable land, is home to more than 37 percent of the rural population. “There is a direct correlation of socio-economic development of non-Chernozem zone of Russia from the state of its traditional industries – fluxing”. Currently, the annual demand of the internal Russian market is estimated in 450 thousand tons of flax fiber, however, his gross harvest in Russia does not exceed 40 thousand tons.

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Sergey Mitin and Victor Novozhilov took part in the meeting on the issue of creation of Scientific-educational center of world level “nechernozeme”2 of 4

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Sergey Mitin and Victor Novozhilov took part in the meeting on the issue of creation of Scientific-educational center of world level “nechernozeme”4 of 4

“It is obvious that traditional agricultural technology platform and traditional measures of state support will not allow to radically change the situation in the industry and, of course, will not allow to increase the production of flax in 10 times. The realization of this national objective will largely depend on combining the efforts of the scientific community, Universities, ministries for the creation of fundamentally new highly efficient and profitable business models, the development and implementation of innovative technologies of cultivation and processing of flax in the non-black earth”, — said Sergey Mitin.It is expected that the SEC “the black earth” will be created in the Yaroslavl region on the basis of partnership of the Interregional Fund of support and development of the flax industry “Linen Union”, the Yaroslavl State University of P. G. Demidov and Institute for advanced studies schiffers.

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EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation from Russian Language to English.

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