Since the beginning of the year sold more than 21 thousand tons of livestock and poultry.
"There, — said Deputy Prime Minister — Minister of Agriculture and Commerce in the region Chepuhin Alexander, — the growth of economic indicators in the area of trade. From January to March, retail trade turnover amounted to 33 billion rubles, food — more than one billion. "
The successes are largely due to government support measures. For example, the Government of the Russian Federation decided to allocate the Ulyanovsk region in pork production — 40.7, eggs — 25.5, poultry — 24.7 million rubles.