Potato fields of Russia are waiting for quality seeds, new technologies and equipment

UDC 635.21:631.3

N.N. Kolchin, V.I. Leunov

The article highlights the world experience of agricultural engineering and highlights the main reasons for the backlog of this industry in Russia. A number of proposals for the development and implementation of complex works on the creation and introduction of advanced technologies and equipment in agriculture in Russia. The main tasks for the creation and production of agricultural machinery in modern conditions are formulated.

Keywords: potato growing, machinery, technologies.

N.N. Kolchin, DSc, prof., chief research fellow, Federal State Budgetary Scientific Institution «Federal Scientific Agroengineering Center VIM» (FSBSI FSAC VIM)

V.I. Leunov, DSc, prof., acting dean of faculty of agronomy and biotechnology, Russian State Agrarian University – Moscow Timiryazev Agricultural Academy E-mail: vileunov@mail.ru

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For citing: Kolchin N.N., Leunov V.I. Potato fields of Russia are waiting for quality seeds, new technologies and equipment. Potato and Vegetables. 2019. No11. Pp. 24-27.


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