"Analyzing the absolute performance of the vegetation index, which in these areas are in the range of 0.30 to 0.40, compared to other meteorological indices, we can say that the decline in the rate of development of crops due to low levels of soil moisture. – commented on the situation in the Siberian regions, President of the NRA of the Roots of biggov. – The moisture level to date, does not exceed 15-25% at the rate of 35-40%. In the South of the Omsk region the level of moisture in the soil below the long-term average by 10%. In the South-West of Novosibirsk region and in the Western districts of the Altai territory, the figure is 20% lower than the average values for the last 10 years."
According to experts of the Union, the negative impact on crop development could have and the temperature to +30°C and above, which in the West Siberian regions held in the last 10 days, from 24 may to 2 June. In areas on the border with Kazakhstan, Novosibirsk, Omsk regions and Altai territory the background temperature reached +34°C.
According to the system of space monitoring of NSA, the prerequisites to improve the situation in the coming weeks are expected.
"NSA assesses the level of risk for the crop production regions of Western Siberia as high and reminds that the contract of crop insurance on the terms of government support, the landowner can enter into, not later than 15 days after sowing, – stressed the President of the NRA of the Roots of biggov. – I note that the Siberian farmers have already started the conclusion of contracts of insurance: 4 months 2020 they insured 36 thousand hectares of spring sowing: 34 thousand hectares in the Omsk region and 2 thousand hectares in the Altai region. A year earlier over the same period in the Siberian Federal district insurance coverage on the conditions of state support was provided to 25 thousand hectares – thus, in the current year agrarians of these regions more quickly acquire insurance protection".
For all of 2019 in the framework of subsidized crop insurance contracts in the Siberian Federal district was insured 814 thousand hectares of sowing and planting space. Omsk oblast and Altai Krai came in the TOP 10 constituent entities of the Russian Federation by the volume of insurance coverage of crops and plantations in the first region was insured 467 thousand hectares, the second – 223 thousand hectares.
In accordance with statistics of NSA, for the entire period of the action of the Federal law on state support of agricultural insurance, from 2012 to 2019. insurance companies have listed the farmers of Siberia RUR 2.9 bln of insurance payments.
According to the Federal law No. 260-F3 "On state support in agricultural insurance", in Russia in the framework of a centralized system the government provides support to risk insurance of crop, livestock and commercial aquaculture. From 1 January 2016 at the market of agricultural insurance with state support is a single national Association, the national Union of agricultural insurers.
In 2018, the Law "On state support in agricultural insurance..." №260-FZ changes were made, the purpose of which were the flexibility and the diversity of conditions present. The law came into force on 1 March 2019.
Translated by service "Yandex.Translation"