Gross agricultural output grew by 6.6% in Bashkiria in 2019
UFA, 13 January 2020. /Bashinform News Agency, Azat Gizatullin/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.
In 2019, the gross agricultural output amounted to 161 billion rubles in Bashkortostan, according to preliminary estimates, this is 6.6% higher than in 2018. Last year, the largest turkey meat production company started operating again in the republic. The right to lease facilities was transferred to Moscow “Ural Poultry Complex” LLC. In November, the first batch of hatching eggs was delivered to the complex. This year it is planned to produce 3 million turkey eggs there. The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Agriculture of Bashkortostan Ilshat Fazrakhmanov reported this at a government briefing session today. According to him, the poultry complex in the Meleuzovsky district, when reaching its maximum capacity, will ensure the production of 30 thousand tons of poultry in live weight. In Russia, the demand for turkey meat products has increased. In the third quarter of 2019, sales rose by 24% compared to the second quarter.
In the Ermekeyevsky district, the Semeno-Makarovo livestock breeding complex was launched. The “EkoNiva” agricultural holding invested 2.9 billion rubles in the enterprise. The dairy complex is designed for 2800 cows. The company will also specialize in breeding livestock.
“Every year, 30 thousand tons of marketable milk of European quality will be produced there. This farm will provide about 100 thousand people with milk, that is, a population of 3-4 districts. Over the next five years, we should build 22-23 such large industrial farms as outlined in the “September decree” of the Head of Bashkortostan, ”said Ilshat Fazrakhmanov.
Over the year, agricultural enterprises of the republic purchased 10 thousand heads of cattle, including 4,500 imported heifers from Germany, Denmark, Holland, Hungary, and the Czech Republic. Four hundred sixty million rubles were provided for these purposes from the budget in 2019.
In the republic, the first assembly production of Lely milking robots in Russia was certified at “Robotex” LLC. The first robots assembled here were installed at the “Krasnaya Bashkiria” agricultural enterprise, where a modern dairy farm for 800 cattle had been built. It includes two new tent barns with an area of 6.4 thousand square meters each, where six milking robots Lely Astronaut A5 from 12 planned were already installed. Last Saturday, works were begun there in a test mode. By March, the farm should reach its designed capacity. In addition to milking robots, unique for Russia cleaning robots, a 6-unit vacuum cow barn Lely Discovery Collector 120 will be used there.
Last year, the construction of feedlots began at “Burai Beef” LLC in the Buraevsky district (for 9.6 thousand cattle). Besides, the implementation of projects for the development of cattle feedlots continues in Zuevskoye LLC in the Karaidel region, Idel agricultural company in the Nurimanovsky district, Urozhay LLC in the Aurgazinsky district and peasant farm Edikh in Ishimbaysky district.