17 ha greenhouse complex for cucumbers, 5bn RUB worth, will be erected in Mordovia in 2019

The greenhouse complex, covering the area of 17 ha, is planned for the construction in the Bolshoyignatovsky district of Mordovia, informs the official portal of the authority.

The projected capacity of the complex will amount to 20k tonnes of cucumbers annually, including photo culture. Overall cost is about 5bn RUB. The first stage, on the area of 11 ha, will be put into operation next year. The first harvest is planned for the autumn 2018. The second stage will be put into operation in 2019. The investor plans to create 250 new work opportunities.

“The occasion is very significant for the region”, -says the message on the portal.