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All news / Stavropol region has doubled lamb production

  • 30 Apr 2019, 09:29

By April 1, 2019, the production of lamb in the agricultural organizations of Stavropol region increased 200% compared to the corresponding period of 2018.

«The export potential of the region has given impetus to local producers to increase the production of mutton and lamb. For three months of this year, the production has doubled. At the end of last year, the export of mutton amounted to 3.5 thousand tons. This year regional producers are planning to increase export by 30-40%», - said First Deputy Minister of Agriculture of the Stavropol Territory Alexey Rudenko.