Location: Russian Federation, Southern Federal District, Republic of Crimea.
Area – 2667 km2 (10.2% of the total territory of the republic).
Population – 66.9 thousand people.
Distance from the city of Simferopol – 98 km.
Administrative center is the city of Dzhankoy, which is not included in the district itself.
Municipality includes 2 urban-type settlements, 111 villages, which are combined into 28 rural settlements.
Dzhankoy region is located in the North-eastern steppe part of the Crimean Peninsula. In the North, North-east, the area is washed by the waters of Lake Sivash. In the South-east and partly in the South it borders with Nizhnegorsky district, in the South with Krasnogvardeisky district, in the West – with Pervomaysky and Krasnoperekopsky regions. In the North, Dzhankoy region is bordered with Genichesky region of Kherson region, Ukraine.
The area is rich in minerals, which are represented by deposits of brick-tiled clay, sand and gravel deposits, mineral springs, iodine thermal underground waters of the North-Sivash deposit and gas fields.
Industry specialization of the region: agriculture.
The main direction in crop production – production of grain, sunflower, vegetables, grapes; in animal husbandry − production of milk, poultry, wool. Products grown in private farms take a significant share.
The district is one of the leaders in poultry stocks, grain and leguminous crops production, and it is one of the leaders among the regions of the republic for potato cultivation.
Investment in agriculture
The main enterprises of tagro-industrial complex are:
- JSC «Druzhba narodov Nova» − poultry meat production;
- «Osaviakhim» LLC − growing of grain and industrial crops;
- «Boris-Agro» LLC − growing grain and industrial crops;
- «Rodina» LLC − cultivation of grain and industrial crops.
ПProducers of the region grow peaches, apples, variety of table grapes in open and closed ground. At the All-Crimean festival «Golden bunch of grape 2015», peasant farm economy «Mahotka» (Lobanovo village) presented 51 grape varieties. The varietal collection was appreciated, it was recognized as the best and was awarded as the main festival award of the 2015 Grand Prix Cup. At the festival «Golden bunch of grape – 2017», peasant farm economy «Mahotka» also received the Grand Prix.
A. I. Moroz individual entrepreneur grows a variety of table grapes in greenhouses, the area under which is expanded regularly.
The main enterprise of the processing industry in the district – «Azovchane» LLC, which produces a wide range of meat and sausage products, bakery products, frozen meat semi-finished products.
The use of artificial reservoirs creates prospects for the development of fish farming and fishing. An investment project is being implemented to create a fish farm for growing sturgeon and salmon breeds of the farm O. K. Galstyan in Yermakovsky rural settlement. The products in 2019 within the framework of the 21st Russian agro-industrial exhibition «Golden autumn − 2019» were awarded a diploma and a medal for the first place.
Local agricultural producers are actively investing in the industry. Various agricultural machinery is being purchased, including on financial leasing terms, as part of state grant programmes, existing production facilities are being modernized (refrigeration equipment, feed production lines are being installed), and breeding cattle are being purchased.
Wealth of natural resources
The region is of great ornithological significance: Siwash island as a wetland has received international recognition at the Ramsar Convention: the high number of birds during nesting, molting, and migration stops allows us to reasonably consider the land one of the most important in the Northern Mediterranean. The number of birds during the nesting period reaches in general more than 40 thousand pairs (52 species), and during migrations over 3 million individuals fly through the territory of Sivash, more than 90 species of near-water birds, which is about 88% of the entire avifauna of the Crimea.
The historical and cultural potential of the region is the basis for investment in tourism.
There are 57 cultural heritage sites on the territory of Dzhankoy district, including 53 historical monuments (memorials, mass graves) dedicated to the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945.
The district has registered archaeological monuments: 108 barrows of the bronze age, Scythian period and the middle ages.
There is a local history museum, there are expositions of archeology and ethnography, tsarist times, war years, military operations and the Soviet Union.
There are geothermal wells on the territory of the Medvedevsky village council; there is also a branch of the Federal State Budgetary Institution of Science «Order of the Red Banner of Labor Nikita Botanical Garden - National Science Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences» «Dzhankoy Intra-Quarantine Nursery» (DIKP). The pearl of the nursery are garden roses (317 varieties from Germany, France, England, Italy, Holland, etc., more than 700 types and varieties of different colours and shapes).
In the village of Zavet-Leninsky there is a municipal educational institution for additional education of children «Ecological and biological center». On the territory of the park named after L. K. Zahariana there is a small zoo, which is inhabited by various species of animals and birds, including exotic ones. These are Vietnamese pigs, fallow deer, Romanov sheep, Cameroonian goats, squirrels, snouts, nutria, decorative chickens, 4 species of pheasants, 2 types of cranes, common peacocks, and budgies. The reservoir contains various types of waterfowl, including white and black swans, and the zoo-corner "stars" are ostriches.
On the territory of the Tselinny village there is a museum of history and ethnography, old Jewish, German, and Crimean -Tatar houses are preserved, an old forge is working in the village, and a ford on the Russian island is preserved (along this route, Soviet troops went to Crimea twice during the Great Patriotic and Civil War) Red Army).
Large investment projects
In the municipality − Dzhankoysky district of the Republic of Crimea, the largest amount of investment is actually made in the framework of the following projects:
- The project «growing grain, pulses and oilseeds; stocking feed for livestock and domestic sales», initiated by «EKOAGRORESURS» LLC − 72,2 mil. RUB; including capital investment of 30 mil. RUB;
- creation of a fish farm for the cultivation of sturgeon and salmon species implemented by peasant farm economy O. K. Galstyan ‒ 38.7 mil. RUB.
- Growing of cereals and legumes, initiated by «BORIS-AGRO» LLC ‒ 28.2 mil. RUB.
Investment in fixed capital in Dzhankoy district of the Republic of Crimea
Investment in fixed assets in 2019 amounted to 322 mil. RUB.
Based on 1 person investment amounted to 4.9 thous. RUB.
Investment in education
Currently, 4 kindergartens are being built in the villages of Pobednoye, Volnoye, Lobanovo and Mirnovka. The total investment amount is 946.7 mil. RUB. 600 additional places will be opened.
Also in 2019, 2 modular kindergartens were built in the villages of Zarechnoye and Maslovo for 200 places, the total cost of 98.67 mil. RUB.
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