49 agrifarmsteads have been registered in Mogilev region for January-September of the current year. Thus, their number reached 65, i.e. 4-fold increase compared to the year 2008, - Anna Gladkova, the methodologist of tourist-excursion department of the regional educational-methodical centre of physical education of the department of physical culture, sports, and tourism of the regional executive committee, informs.
Bykhov district has 16 agricultural farmsteads, being the leader, Mogilev district follows it – it has 15 farmsteads, Osipovichy district has 5 of them. Other districts also promote developing agriecotourism: now each of them (except Cherikov) has at least 1-2 agricultural farmsteads. 30 more agriecotourism objects are to be foundedin the region.
“These figures are quite accomplishable, for Mogilev region pays much attention to developing this perspective trend, as it attracts capital investments to villages, promotes their intensive developing and lets create new jobs”,- the specialist specified.