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All news / Mutton production increased by 60.5% in the Stavropol Territory

  • 01 Jul 2019, 11:12

 In the five months of this year, agricultural organizations in the Stavropol Territory produced 1,117 tons of mutton. Growth in the production of this type of meat contributes to the positive dynamics of the purchase prices of processors operating in the region.

First Deputy Minister of Agriculture of the Stavropol Territory, Aleksey Rudenko, predicts a multiple growth of lamb production in connection with the implementation of a large investment project of the Damate group of companies in the sheep sector.  Stavropol Territory will be able to produce 11 thousand tons of mutton per year and export 5 thousand tons.