In the Penza region continues to increase the number of livestock in agricultural enterprises. According to the Ministry of Agriculture of the region, in August 2013 in the number of cattle farms is 1047 goals, including 319 cows.
From the beginning, livestock population has increased by 285 heads, or 37.4%, as compared to the same period last year increased by a herd of 464 head or 79.6%.
Growing and sheep. From the beginning, an increase of 58.2% or 174 of the head, and in comparison with the last year — by 436 heads.