Milk production in Russia has reached 5 million tons


For 4 months of the current year milk production in agricultural enterprises of the country increased by 3.3 percent, to 5.06 million tons

The largest increase in milk production showed agricultural companies in the Belgorod (+15.8 thousand tons or 12.5%), Kirov (+14.3 thousand tons or 7.8%), Voronezh (+14,1 thousand tons or 8.1%) and Sverdlovsk (+12.5 thousand tons or 7.3%), the Republic of Tatarstan (+13,0 thousand tons or 3.8%) and the Republic of Udmurtia (+11.6 thousand tons or 5.6%).

For 4 months of current year the average yield per cow of dairy herd in the large agricultural enterprises that are not related to small businesses amounted to 2060 kg of milk, which is 5.6% more than in the same period of 2016.


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