FARMERS AND CITIZENS CAN RECEIVE GRANTS TO CREATE AND/OR DEVELOP THEIR BUSINESS
In 2021, in the Vologda region, peasant (farm) farms and citizens can take part in the competition for grants. The total amount of state support for the current year is 33.6 million rubles.
How to get them told in the Investment Agency of Vologda region. A thematic online conference was held here.
Thus, the agrostartap grant has the opportunity to receive both peasant (farm) farms or individual entrepreneurs, whose main activity is the production and/or processing of agricultural products registered in rural territory or in the rural metropolitan area of Vologda region in the current financial year, and citizens of the Russian Federation, pledging within a period not exceeding 30 calendar days after the announcement of its winner by the regional commission , to carry out the state registration of peasant (farm) farms.
The grant is presented on a competitive basis in one of the areas of activity for poultry breeding and maintenance; Breeding fish in closed water supply facilities; growing potatoes, and/or vegetables, and/or technical crops (len-dolgun, technical hemp, oil flax, rapeseed); Growing fruit and/or berry crops; Growing mushrooms; development of beekeeping) in the amount not exceeding 3 million rubles.
The amount of the grant can be increased by 1 million roubles if the project provides for the introduction of part of the grant for the purpose of forming an indivisable fund of the agricultural consumer cooperative, of which the recipient is a member.
The grant is provided on the terms of co-financing of the farmer's own funds at least 10% of the costs.
The grant for the development of the family farm is entitled to receive peasant (farm) farms whose number of members is 2 (including the chapter) and more family members or individual entrepreneurs, whose main activity is the production and/or processing of agricultural products, operating in the region for more than 12 months from the date of registration.
The grant is also presented on a competitive basis. The maximum amount of the grant is 30 million rubles, co-financing with own funds - 40%.
"Today, more than 150 peasant (farm) farms are engaged in the production of agricultural products in Vologda region. The farm sector of Vologodchina produces 24.9% of the total potato volume, 28.6% of flax fiber, 3.6% of grain, more than 3% of milk and meat, 3.7% of vegetables. We support peasant (farm) farms within the framework of the state program "Development of agro-industrial and fisheries compenxes in the Vologda region for 2021-2025," which provides subsidies, including KFX, in all directions (besides grant support)," said the head of the Department of Poromonov S.E.
Applications for grants will begin to be accepted in the second quarter of this year. Now everyone who wants to participate in the contests has time to prepare the necessary package of documents.
An important help in the development of agriculture is the Vologda Hectare program. It involves the free allocation of large tracts of land without an auction for agriculture. For the convenience of the program participants created an online resource https://gektar35.ru/, which details three simple steps to get land. It is worth noting that during the two years of the project's implementation about two hundred plots have been issued.