In Russia production of poultry products in the current year increased by 7.4%


In January-August of the current year the production of poultry for slaughter in live weight in agricultural organizations amounted to 4.01 million tons, which is 7.4% higher than a year earlier (2016 – 3.7 million tons)

Egg production in the agricultural organizations amounted to 23.4 billion units, which is 4.4% higher than a year earlier (2016 22.4 billion pieces).

"The production of poultry in agricultural organizations provided Tambov, Belgorod, Tula, Kursk, Volgograd region, Bashkortostan Republic and Stavropolsky Krai, and to increase egg production are leading Leningrad, Tyumen, Yaroslavl, Tula, Omsk, Rostov region and Krasnodar Krai", – said the Director of the Department of animal husbandry and breeding Ministry of agriculture of Kharon Amerkhanov.


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