23 Jul 2018 15:38

Rosselkhoznadzor preparing inspections of Belarusian champignon producers

MOSCOW. Jul 23 (Interfax) - Russian agricultural watchdog Rosselkhoznadzor is preparing to conduct inspections of Belarusian companies which grow champignon mushrooms.

"We have received a letter from Belarus in which our colleagues said that they are ready to accept our inspectors. We are getting ready," Rosselkhoznadzor's press service said.

A timeframe for the inspections was not given.

The press service said that all questions on this problem "are currently being resolved in the framework of working correspondence," with their Belarusian counterparts, without confirming information that a Belarusian delegation arrived in Moscow for talks. "There is no official information regarding this," the press service said.