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Pig production leading the meat production growth in Russia

  • 3 Oct 10:32

Pig production leading the meat production growth in Russia Production of pigs (live weight) in agricultural enterprises of the Russian Federation in August amounted to 357.8 thousand tons, which is 5.5% more than in August last year, the Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat) reports For 8 months of 2019, pig production increased by 5.3%. Pig sector remains the leader in terms of production growth in the meat market of the Russian Federation. Cattle production in August remained at the level of August last year - 78.9 thousand tons. Over 8 months, growth was 1.8%. In August, poultry farmers increased production by 1.5%, to 498.2 thousand tons. In January-August, indicators decreased by 0.2%. In. Read more...

Pig products maintain high export potential

  • 4 Jul 08:57

Pig products maintain high export potential This was stated by the First Deputy Minister of Agriculture Jambulat Hatuov at the 10th annual general meeting of the National Union of pig producers, which was held in Moscow. As it was noted during the event, at present the pig breeding industry in Russia is actively developing, being competitive and attractive for investors. Over the past 7 years, pig production has increased 1.5 times by 1.6 million tons. The positive trend continued this year: for 5 months, the production of pigs in live weight in agricultural organizations amounted to 1.73 million tons, which is 5.9% or 97 thousand tons more than in the same period of 2018. Dzhambulat Hatuov stressed that. Read more...

Ukraine may lose its pig farming in three years - experts

  • 6 Jun 09:46

Ukraine may lose its pig farming in  three years  - experts In two or three years, pig breeding in Ukraine may disappear completely, the press service of the Association of Livestock Producers of Ukraine (AJA) said on May 29, the organization’s website reports. “Due to the lack of a sufficient number of enterprises for the disposal of animal waste, massive non-payment of compensation to farms affected by African swine fever, and insufficient control by the State Food Service, in 2–3 years, the pig breeding in Ukraine can be destroyed,” the report said. Experts say that in Ukraine there is a catastrophic situation with African swine fever - the real extent of the disease is unknown, because breeders prefer. Read more...

Pig breeding cluster to be opened in Voronezh region

  • 23 May 09:31

Pig breeding cluster to be opened in Voronezh region The construction of a meat processing plant is begun in the Voronezh region. The enterprise will become the main resident of the Pavlovsk priority socio-economic development territory and in essence will complete the creation of a pig breeding cluster in the region. Among the participants in the ceremony were Deputy Prime Minister Alexei Gordeyev and Governor Alexander Gusev. The event is very significant not only for the economy of the region, but also for the agricultural sector as a whole. Here, on German and Dutch equipment, soy will be processed into feed for piglets. Experts say that there are no analogues of this production line in the whole country. Last. Read more...

Cherkizovo Group announces operating results for the September and the third quarter of 2018

  • 11 Oct 09:16

Cherkizovo Group announces operating results for the September and the third quarter of 2018 Moscow, Russia – October 10, 2018– Cherkizovo Group (MOEX: GCHE), the largest vertically integrated meat producer in Russia, today announces operating results for the September and the third quarter of 2018. Third quarter 2018 highlights: Chicken: Sales volume of 131.3 thousand tonnes remained on par with 3Q17 and the previous quarter and was positively affected by 7 thousand tonnes destocking in August. Average sales price increase of 12% y-o-y and 6% q-o-q was driven by Petelinka and Chicken Kingdom branded products, as we move up the value chain towards a higher share of branded value-added products, with a larger proportion of deboned,. Read more...