Eggs production increased in Altai Krai
Eggs production increased by 18.3 million eggs in Altai Krai in the first ten months of this year, compared with the same period in 2015.
According Altaykraystat, major producers of eggs in the region are agricultural organizations, their share in the structure of production was 66%. In agricultural organizations, excluding small businesses, one laying hen laid 270 eggs for 10 months of 2016 that slightly higher than last year.
Backyards produced 320.9 million eggs for this period, which is 33.8% of the total volume.
Altai Krai annually produces more than 1 billion eggs. These figures allow the region to be in the top 20 subjects of the Russian Federation in the production of this type of agricultural products.