Russian President Vladimir Putin promised that the state will do everything to ensure a “comfortable, modern and prosperous life” in the countryside. This is a statement about this in a video message. website The Kremlin.
The Russian leader thanked the employees for their honest work, reliability and “dedication to their work.” The President also noted that rural tourism is gaining popularity among Russians, especially among families with children.
“Agriculture has become more successful, and life in the countryside is more comfortable, modern and prosperous,” Putin said, adding that creating decent and attractive living conditions in the countryside is one of the most important resources of government policy.
In the same address, Putin praised the strong harvest performance.
In September, it was reported that Russia exported from the country a record in the entire history of grain: 5.27 million tons of wheat, 557 thousand tons of barley and 171 thousand tons of peas. Never before in the history of the grain industry in Russia has there been such a volume of exports, largely due to an increase in the volume of exports of peas, the report says.