In Stavropol region, harvesting of fruit and berry crops has finished; the harvest in 2019 amounted to 73 thousand tons.


This is 10% higher than last year, according to the press service of the head of the region.

At a weekly meeting of the regional government, they also noted that the implementation of the project to create intensive orchards in personal subsidiary farms of the region was ongoing. Out of 200 project participants ¾ have already passed competitive selection, the laying of gardens should be completed before the end of autumn. The project covers 8 territories of the region – Aleksandrovsky, Predgorny, Shpakovsky districts, Georgievsky, Izobilnensky, Mineralovodsky, Petrovsky urban districts and the city of Nevinnomyssk.

According to the press service of the Ministry of Agriculture of the region, in 2018 the yield of fruit and berry crops amounted to 68.3 thousand tons.

As reported by RBC Caucasus, in the Stavropol Territory in 2019 was harvested 42.1 thousand tons of grapes, which is 17.9% more than last year. In 2018, this figure was 35.7 thousand tons.