Tuesday, 5 July 2022

Ukraine may lose a third of its dairy herd due to war

Ukraine continues to lose dairy cows as a result of hostilities in Ukraine. According to preliminary estimates, about 50,000 milking cows have already been lost. If the active phase of the war does no...
Thursday, 30 June 2022

Agrarian associations offered President Volodymyr Zelenskyi six steps to increase food exports

The Ukrainian AgriCouncil, which is a part of the Ukrainian Agrarian Forum, together with the Ukrainian Agrarian Union, Ukrainian Association of Communities, the Poultry Union of Ukraine, the Ukrainian Agrarian Confederation and the Ukrainian Club of Agrarian Business appealed to the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyi with proposals for increasing the volume of food exports. Agrarian community drew attention to the fact that nowadays, in the controlled territory of Ukraine, it expects to be exported about 20 million tons of grain and oilseeds since last year. At that time...
Thursday, 30 June 2022

Double punch of Ukrzaliznytsia: everything for metallurgists, nothing for farmers

Why does Ukrainian Railways want to compensate for the damage caused by the ore transportation at the expense of the agrarian sector? Ukrainian agricultural sector is export-oriented, so the blockade of seaports and the territorial sea dealt a crushing blow to the agricultural industry, making it impossible to export products by con...
Tuesday, 28 June 2022

UAC experts joined the development of the draft bill to simplify the regulation of labor legislation

Experts of an advisory center "Smart Country" together with USAID-AGRO joined the work on the bill №5371 "On amendments to some legislative acts on simplifying the regulation of labor relations in the field of small and medium-sized enterprises and reducing the administrative burden on entrepreneurs’ activity” In particular, in June they took part in 8 meetings of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on Social Policy and Protection of Veterans' Rights on consideration and revision of the bill, where they provid...
Monday, 27 June 2022

The SAVEUA hotline will operate all over Ukraine

We are beginning to work actively all over Ukraine to help internally displaced persons (IDP). The UAC, the SAVEUA Charitable Foundation in partnership with Help-Hilfe zur Selbsthilfe Ukraine in th...
Friday, 24 June 2022

UAC together with USAID-AGRO analyzed the possibilities of farmers to be connected to electrical grids during martial law

Ukraine currently has a Procedure for temporary connection to grids during martial law. However, farmers are already wondering how these temporary connections will be made permanent after the war. Experts of the Ukrainian Agri Council together with USAID-AGRO analyzed the issue of connection to power grids. Because of hostilities, the National Commission for State Regulation in the Fields of...