Polar bears, a deer, a choum and “Syra-Sev”. Yamal came to the agro-industrial exhibition
18:28 17 сентября 2019
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On the 17th of September the ninth interregional agro-industrial exhibition of Ural Federal Okrug began its work in Yekaterinburg. The project also includes the twentieth interregional specialized exhibition-forum “AgroForum” and the third gastronomic festival “EurAsia FEST”. Within the exhibition in the international exhibition center “Yekaterinburg-Expo” regions of Ural Federal Okrug presented their collective expositions.
Traditionally there are many visitors at the stand of Yamal. The site is quite large, decorated with consideration of ethnic coloring. The stand has a choum – nomadic dwelling similar to a tepee, a reindeer, Nenets “narty” – a sleigh. Visitors willingly take pictures with representatives of the dancing collective “Syra-Sev” in ethnic costumes. Special affection caused by moving figurines of polar bears. In the showcase Yamal exhibited practically all the products that it produces. The state farm “Verkhne-Purovskiy” brought sable pelts and burki – boots made of reindeer hide. All products can be purchased. A wide choice was presented by producers of fish and venison products. Also the well-known artist, bone-carving craftsman of Yamal Sergey Luginin is demonstrating his skills to visitors. It will be possible to see his works at the exhibition.
In addition to areas of Ural Federal Okrug representatives from other Russian cities and neighboring countries are demonstrating the wide range of food, equipment for food industry, scientific elaborations and agricultural machinery.
The plenipotentiary envoy of the President of Russia to Ural Federal Okrug Nikolay Tsukanov and heads of regions of Ural Federal Okrug spoke at the opening ceremony. The plenipotentiary envoy wished success to the participants of the exhibition, who ensure the task of providing food security set by the President of the Russian Federation. Then they began a tour around stands of the exhibition with products tasting.
The contest in the following categories will be conducted among the participants of the exhibition: “New kind of products”, “High quality of products”, “Scientific elaborations”. The rich business program is also planned. It includes seminars, round tables, presentations and meetings. In particular, it is planned to conduct the council under the Ural plenipotentiary envoy. The representatives of the regions will discuss implementation of the federal projects “Export of agricultural products” and “Creation of the system of support for farmers and development of rural cooperation”.