All Cabinet's decisions to launch support programs for farmers should be taken before February – Groysman
Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman notes the importance of the adoption by the Cabinet of Ministers by the end of January of all the necessary decisions to launch support programs for farmers.
According to the press service of the government, Groysman believes that the key areas of work are the support of livestock production, first of all, the creation of new complexes and increase in livestock, targeted support for farmers, as well as support of agricultural machinery enterprises in order to preserve and increase the number of jobs in this sphere and providing agrarians with high-quality domestic production equipment.
"The main thing is to have at the end of 2018 funds and livestock, maximally increased, and saturated with (its own high-quality products) market," the press service quoted the prime minister as saying.
In the context of supporting farming, the head of government drew attention to the need for early processing of mechanisms for the introduction of effective lending, mechanisms for compensating the cost of equipment - in conditions of purchasing equipment for a particular farm, as well as supporting cooperatives.
"Thus, we will launch mechanisms for real production support, but at the same time we assume the responsibility of the farmer for the fair registration of land and livestock. It is important not to waste time. All government resolutions should be adopted before the end of January. There are enough resources," Groysman said.