On January 15, 2018, 132 years have passed since the birth of Pustovoit Vasily Stepanovich, the founder of our institute, the worldwide famous breeder, twice the Hero of Socialist Labour, laureate of Lenin's and State Prizes, Honoured Scientist of the RSFSR, doctor of agricultural sciences, full member of the USSR Academy of Sciences and the All-Union Academy of Agricultural Sciences. The employees of the institute honored the memory and laid flowers to the bust of V.
The issue № 4 (172) of "Oil Crops", scientific and technical bulletin of All-Russia Research Institute of Oil Crops by the name of V. S.
From December 15 to December 16, 2017, the conference "The prospects of agrotechnology development, soybean cultivation and processing in Uzbekistan" was held at the research institute of grain and leguminous cultures of the Uzbek research and production center of agriculture. V.
From November 28 to December 1, Krasnodar hosted "YugAgro", the international exhibition of agricultural machinery, equipment and material for production and processing of agricultural crop products. The exhibition covered almost all agriculture directions, starting from the offers of seed and growing materials, agrochemical products to the modern trchnology of cultivation and processing.