The PhosAgro Educational Centre of the RSAU-MTAA hosted an interuniversity scientific and practical conference entitled "The impact of PhosAgro mineral fertilizers on productivity and crop quality in different soil and climatic zones of the Russian Federation". The best participants of the scientific conference received personal certificates and souvenirs.
More than 100 students, postgraduates, specialists and teachers from agrarian universities of Moscow, Kursk, Orel, Kaluga, Orenburg, Penza, Ryazan, Yekaterinburg, Voronezh, Saratov, Saint-Petersburg and others participated in the conference in online and offline formats. In total, more than 64,000 students study at these universities.
Most of the works of the participants were related to evaluating the effectiveness of using modern brands of PhosAgro fertilizers under the conditions of agricultural farms and educational and experimental polygons, including the cultivation of fodder grasses, barley, spring and winter wheat and soybeans. One of the works was devoted to the application of phosphogypsum in the preparation of lawn soils.
More than 1,000 participants in the "I am a Professional" student competition succeeded in completing the online selection tasks and reaching the final stage of this All-Russian Student Olympiad in the field of agriculture. Now the future professionals are getting ready to take part in the semi-final competitions which will be held on the 17th and 18th of February.
Students from across Russia will be represented in the semi-finals. Up to 30% of the tasks in this stage are based on real cases of partner companies and aim to test the applied competencies of the participants.
The All-Russian Students Competition "I am a Professional" is one of the largest student competitions in the country. Bachelor's, Specialist and Master's degree students of Russian universities are eligible to take part in the Olympiad. The goal of the project is to support talented students of different specialties, which will enable them to continue their education in the country's leading higher education institution and to start a career in a major company.