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In the Saratov region a damage from a drought have estimated almost in billion roubles

Mode CHS in the end of last week has been established in territory of 15 areas of the Saratov region, in kazhodm the plan on decrease in consequences of a drought has been worked. Nevertheless, absolutely without losses to manage all - taki it was not possible.

- All, according to preliminary data, 402 economy have suffered from a drought, the area of the lost agricultural cultures makes 166 thousand hectares, from them all 38 thousand have been insured, - have informed « in a press - service regional minselhoza. - the Preliminary amount of damage from CHS makes 968 million roubles.

Most of all during a drought has got to New Uzensky area where 43 thousand hectares of crops have suffered. A difficult situation and in Ivanteevsky area — 24 thousand hectares. In Pugachevsky area have suffered 16 thousand hectares, and in Petersburg 15.

Now regional administrations solve questions of preparation of forages in the suffered areas — both for agricultural productions, and for personal part-time farms. And in mininisterstve area agriculture continue to accept documents from economy which have suffered losses — for the such try to prolong terms of credits, to provide with fuel at reduced prices.

- Taking into account  destruction and damage of crops of agricultural cultures as a result of a drought, the forecast for a crop of current year is corrected: earlier was planned to collect 4 million tons, and now is predicted to collect 2,5 million tons, - summarised in a press - department service.