A new greenhouse complex with an area of 10 hectares for growing tomatoes and cucumbers will be built in the Predgorny district of Stavropol in 2022. Its cost is estimated at 2 billion rubles, told reporters on Tuesday in the information policy department of the regional government apparatus.
“In the village of Nezhinsky, Pidmont Okrug, an investment project is being implemented to build a greenhouse complex with an area of 10 hectares for year-round production of tomatoes and cucumbers,” the report says.
It is noted that steel structures have already been erected on an area of 6 hectares, concrete and foundation work has been carried out. Purchased equipment for the boiler room, ventilation system, drip irrigation and heating. The object is planned to be handed over in 2022.
“The total cost of the investment project is more than 2 billion rubles, financing is carried out at the expense of investors. Under the sanctions, we continue to focus on agriculture, ensure food security by expanding our own production and reducing the share of imports,” the head of the Predgorny District is quoted in the message as saying. Nikolay Bondarenko.