Altai Krai is inside the Russian regions that have the largest gain in milk production.
It is reported by the official portal of the Russian Federation Ministry of Agriculture. There are 46 regions with a positive dynamics in milk production; Altai Krai has the second result in the growth of gross production.
"The largest growth of gross production in volume of 62.1 thousand tons was provided by the Republic of Bashkortostan. In Altai Krai, milk production increased by 50.9 thousand tons, in Sverdlovsk Oblast - 38.8 thousand tons, in the Udmurt Republic - 37.6 thousand tons", informed the website of the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia.
It should be emphasized that in 2014, the volume of milk production in comparison with 2013 has increased by almost 4% (+ 50.9 thousand tons) in Altai Krai. In the farms of the region 1 million 415 thousand tons of milk were produced. This is the third index in Russia.
As pointed out in the report of the Russian Federation Ministry of Agriculture, dairy breeding is fast progressing through the increase of milk production of cows. In our region each cow gave 4242 kg of milk in 2014. Such level of productivity has not been fixed in Altai Krai earlier.
By the official website of Altai Krai