Agriculture Ministry: Russia increased production of meat and milk

 

Production of livestock and poultry for slaughter in Russia in January — November increased by 7.5% YoY to 10.2 million tonnes in live weight, according to the Ministry of Agriculture. 

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Including the production of cattle for slaughter increased by 1.9%, pigs — by 6.3%, sheep and goats — by 0.4%, poultry — by 12.8%. Egg production increased by 2.6% to 38.8 billion units.

Milk production in the 11 months increased by 1.4% to 29.9 million tons, the average milk yield per cow in agricultural enterprises increased by 6% to 4,611 tonnes.

By December 1, selhozhozyaystvah in all types of property totaled 20.4 million head of cattle, which is 0.3% more than last year.

Pigs — 19.2 million animals (+ 6.2%) 

Including the number of cows is 8.9 million animals (+ 0.8%), sheep and goats — 24.9 million animals (+ 6.5%).

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