In January, Russia has seen a decline in the number of cows


According to Rosstat, the number of cows in January 2017 is 1.7% less than the same date last year

At the end of January in all categories of farms in Russia the number of cattle amounted to 18.8 million heads (-1,3% compared to 2016), from it cows – 8.3 million in goals (-1,7%).

Also the number of pigs was 22.2 million (1.8% more), sheep and goat – 24.5 million (0.2% less).

Total milk production in January amounted to 2 million tons. (-10% to December 2016. and +2.1% by January 2016).


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