“Mess with earth” in the Krasnodar region, and the situation around the land problems of farmers has deteriorated against the backdrop of elections. This was stated to journalists by the Minister of agriculture of the Russian Federation, Alexander Tkachev, a former head of the region. He said that most of those who were behind the protests, going to Moscow on tractors farmers themselves wanted to take the land “without rights, and without courts.”
Tkachev on Sunday present at the seminar-meeting of “United Russia”. There he explained the situation with the farmers ‘ protests: “I think that this topic has been aggravated by the election. 80% of those who are behind these individuals – those who under the guise they want, they are interested in more land, without rights, without courts, in spite of everything, just take and give”, – said the Minister.
The Minister is confident that in his former region of the “chaos land” no. “Or got money, or (earth) passed the law on the basis of changes of the legislation. Everything else – from the evil one”, – said Tkachev.
Tractor mileage Kuban farmers started from the village of Kazan Caucasus region of Krasnodar Krai on August 21. The participants relied on tractors to get to the capital and to seek a meeting with Putin to tell him about their problems. The President was not with them was found, but the protesters managed to submit a request to the administration.
Farmers of nine districts of the Kuban complained about the massive abuses and violations of their rights under the leases and registration of land, and pointed to a “resurgence of hostile takeovers of regions and even of the harvest”. They claimed that the land taken away from them “by agreement with the municipal officials and the heads of former collective farms”.
Authorities in the region reported on the establishment of a working group on this issue. According to the regional administration, the group held 12 meetings, including exit and two meetings in the Prosecutor’s office of Krasnodar region. Are in operation in 78 cases.
Also, a Commission was established to settle the land problems of farmers, headed by Vice-Governor of Krasnodar region Andrei Box. In the next two weeks the Commission will begin a comprehensive inspection in two districts of the Kuban.