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On-farm in Russia: Cherkizovo’s ambitions

  • 1 Aug 11:27

On-farm in Russia: Cherkizovo’s ambitions From a visit to Cherkizovo’s brand new sow farm, called ‘Dankov Lipetsk 89’, a range of interesting tales came together. Today, part I of a four-part series from pig-producing Russia: owning company Cherkizovo. “Soon after I had moved to Russia, I realised I had made a huge mistake in doing so,” says US citizen Brad Heron with a smile. Having had various jobs in the US swine industry, he decided in 2014 to accept the challenge to become director of the pork division at integratorCherkizovo. He had barely started, whenAfrican Swine Fever(ASF) broke on a 36,000 head finisher farm in the Orel region. The farm was owned by Cherkizovo. It was. Read more...

On-farm in Russia : Lipetsk 8, a modern swine facility

  • 1 Aug 11:25

On-farm in Russia : Lipetsk 8, a modern swine facility Russia is full of stories. From a visit to Cherkizovo’s brand new sow farm, called ‘Dankov Lipetsk 89’, a range of interesting tales came together. Today, part II of a four-part series from pig-producing Russia: swine farm Lipetsk 8. Distant views, endless clouds, fertile land, hardly any villages and straight roads for miles on end. When driving around in Lipetsk region, one can start to imagine Russia’s incredible potential, as this is only one of many regions in the largest country in the world. One ofCherkizovo’s most recent production locations is the breed-to-wean facility Dankov Lipetsk 89 (or short Lipetsk 89) located at about 30. Read more...

Chicken prices are 8% higher than last year

  • 18 Jul 10:00

Chicken prices are 8% higher than last year In the second quarter of 2019, the average selling price for turkeymeat has increased by 22% compared to the same period last year, according to a report on the operating results of the Cherkizovo group. In June, the average price decreased by 2.6% compared to May to 160.26 rubles / kg, but this is 17% higher than in June 2018. In January 2019, the average price of turkey meat exceeded 180 rubles / kg. According to the company, the price increase occurred "due to the expansion of the offer of products under the Pava-Pava brand and high demand for turkey products." The production of Tambov Turkey (a joint project with the Spanish Grupo Fuertes) decreased compared. Read more...

Cherkizovo puts AI at work in a poultry plant

  • 4 Jul 08:59

Cherkizovo puts AI at work in a poultry plant Mosselprom, part of Cherkizovo Group, has signed an agreement with Russia’s Matller to pilot the innovative Morigan.Lean solution at its conveyor line. Artificial Intelligence solution developed by Matller for conveyor line in poultry processing plant is going to be tested at Mosselprom unit. The solution is designed to increase manual labor efficiency on the conveyor for sorting and packing chicken legs. Morigan.Lean will provide objective measurable metrics of individual productivity to facilitate better employee management and motivation.Matller’s solution is based on computer vision technology and neural networks. The system works as follows:. Read more...

Cherkizovo prepares to re-enter the Chinese pork market

  • 21 Jun 09:48

Cherkizovo prepares to re-enter the Chinese pork market Igor Babaev, the founder of Cherkizovo Group, expects China to open the market for Russian pork and doesn't want to lose the momentum. Therefore, the Group announced that it will build 40 new farms in the Penza region to be prepared for exports to Asia. "We view Asia as our key export destination. We expect the Chinese market to open in the near future, creating lots of opportunities, of which we should be ready to take advantage. Russia has about 40 million pigs, an insignificant number compared with China’s stock of 600 million animals. Still, we have great potential for boosting pork production and exports, benefiting from lower biological risks in Russia. Read more...

Cherkizovo wants to expand its turkey operation in Tambov

  • 18 Jun 08:19

Cherkizovo wants to expand its turkey operation in Tambov The second stage might include building several more nursery and finisher sites in the region. Cherkizovo Gropu is considering an expansion of its turkey facility in Tambov and asked the local government to support this plan by investing in transport infrastructure in the region. "In view of this trend, the Company may consider implementing the second stage of Tambov Turkey and hopes that the region's government will support the project to ramp up its capacities by 50% and effectively achieve a 29,000 tonnes increase in live-weight turkey output. The second stage might include building several more nursery and finisher sites in the. Read more...

Cherkizovo's livestock inventory insured for $120 million

  • 4 Jun 08:54

Cherkizovo's livestock inventory insured for $120 million Cherkizovo Group insured over 15 million heads of poultry and 1 million pigs at RSHB Insurance. Cherkizovo's livestock inventory is estimated at $120 million according to the insurance signed by RSHB Insurance. The company decided to protect itself from any unforeseen event and insured over 15 million heads of poultry and 1 million pigs. RSHB Insurance is part of the Russian Agricultural Bank Group. Based on the data of the Bank of Russia, the company ranked first in Russia’s agricultural insurance in 2018. The poultry of Lisko Broiler, Chicken Kingdom, Altaisky Broiler and Cherkizovo-Pork pigs in the Voronezh, Lipetsk, Orel, Penza, and Tambov regions as well. Read more...

Cherkizovo increases sales of pork and chicken meat

  • 23 Apr 10:34

Cherkizovo increases sales of pork and chicken meat The first quarter operating results show higher volumes for pork and chicken and increased value for turkey products.In the first three months of this year, Cherkizovo increased the volume of sales for pork and chicken meat and added value to most of its turkey products, according to a press release from the company. In the pork sector, production and sales increased by 18% and 20% respectively, compared to the first quarter of 2018. Prices gained 9% compared to 1Q18 supported by overall protein demand. A similar situation is for the chicken, with 151,600 tonnes of meat delivered in the market in the first three months of the year, up by 10% compared to. Read more...

Cherkizovo increases sales of pork and chicken meat

  • 18 Apr 09:34

Cherkizovo increases sales of pork and chicken meat In the first three months of this year, Cherkizovo increased the volume of sales for pork and chicken meat and added value to most of its turkey products, according to a press release from the company. In the pork sector, production and sales increased by 18% and 20% respectively, compared to the first quarter of 2018. Prices gained 9% compared to 1Q18 supported by overall protein demand. A similar situation is for the chicken, with 151,600 tonnes of meat delivered in the market in the first three months of the year, up by 10% compared to last year. "Average sales price increase of 26% y-o-y was driven by a low base effect of the 1Q18, coupled with ongoing efforts. Read more...

Samson revives production of sausages following merger into Cherkizovo

  • 10 Apr 09:47

Samson revives production of sausages following merger into Cherkizovo Following its merger into Cherkizovo Group, Samson is reviving the production of sausages under the same-name brand, the company informed. The sausage production revival became possible after Cherkizovo Group acquired a 75% stake in Samson ? Food Products in December 2018. According to Cherkizovo's CEO Sergey Mikhailov, the acquisition was very well-aligned with the Group's development strategy as it was set to expand its branded portfolio of higher value-added products. With Samson historically being a very strong brand, the company's management had been considering to reintroduce the sausage from the very start. The brand's assortment will feature. Read more...