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Seasonal trade melons will start in Moscow on August 1, was announced by the Minister of agriculture and food of the region Andrey Razin. His words are on the website of the regional government.
“We have planned more than 250 of melon collapse. (…) Traditionally, the specialized points will be submitted to a fixed range of three positions: watermelon, melon “Torpedo”, melon “Farm girl”. All of the products will be sold at affordable prices,” — said the Minister.
Razin also said that in the region collected about 850 tons of strawberries, and within five years may increase the annual amount to six thousand tons. According to him, farmers use varieties that produce fruit until mid-autumn.
He recalled the construction of the greenhouse complexes. “The new greenhouse complex, which is based in Kashira, a part will be reserved for year-round production of strawberry, a trial batch has already planted” — he said.
The Minister also said that the sowing campaign in the Moscow region were carried out successfully.
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