Abnormal cold, blow last December, caused overruns fodder many farms Altai Mountains, and heavy snowfall closed the winter pastures in the most problematic settlements power imported more food, according to the government of the republic.
The beginning of winter 2012-2013, in the Altai Mountains dawned very cold in December hit hard frost, then dropped a lot of snow. These conditions complicate wintering cattle, there was a shortage of feed. Discuss the current situation on the eve of a meeting with First Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Tevonyan region.
"… The current situation with the wintering complex due to the fact that in December of last year were low temperatures, which caused cost overruns feed and heavy snowfall closed this year winter pastures. Most difficult situation in the Kyzyl-Tash, and Dzhazatorskom Beltirskom rural settlements Kosh-Agach where tebenevka (winter pasture) is closed due to high snow. Return delivered additional 750 tons of concentrated feed, "- said the government with reference to the regional agriculture minister Sergei Ogneva.
According to authorities, in Ongudai area due to heavy snowfall in the most difficult situation Ininskom rural village, there was brought 3.4 tons gross and over one thousand tons of concentrate feed. In Ust-Kan region of the most difficult situation in Mendur-Sokkon Kyrlykskom and rural settlement, which brought an additional 6.9 tons of crude and 1.8 thousand tons of concentrate feed. In Ust-Koksinsky area additionally imported 3.4 thousand tons gross and 800 tons of concentrate feed. In Ulagan imported 1.2 tons gross and 548 tons of concentrate feed. Shebalinskiy's situation is satisfactory.
"Only in the Altai Republic in this year imported 16.378 tons of crude and 6.648 tons of concentrated feed," — says the statement.
Earlier on the website of the government of the region reported that the summer drought last year, and the growth of the livestock on the farms of the Altai Republic has led to the fact that the provision of animal feeds for the winter 2012-2013, declined by 15% compared to previous years. All in different farms in the region this year, winters 413,000 conditional heads of cattle, which is 3% more than last year.