06 February 2014, Thursday, 13:15

Gross milk production since the beginning of the year exceeded 115 thousand tons in Bashkiria

author: Galina Bakhshieva

Since the beginning of 2014 gross milk in Bashkortostan exceeded 115 thousand tons, of which about 49.8 thousand were sold. Agricultural enterprises and farms produced and sold during this period more than 52.9 and 46.5 thousand tons of milk.

The leaders are still farms of Sterlitamaksky and Chekmagushevsky regions where over a month more than 3.6 and about 3.9 thousand tons of milk have been already produced. Almost 3.4 and more than 3.5 tons of milk were sold.

Across the republic it is received daily 9.6 kg of milk per cow now. This is by 200 grams more than during the same period of 2013.

According to the Agricultural Consulting Centre RB, the highest yields from 11 to 15 kg of milk are received by breeders of Aurgazinsky, Meleuzovsky, Sterlitamaksky, Ufimsky and Chekmagushevsky regions.

According to the press service of the Ministry of Agriculture RB, the same regions show the best republican indexes and in milk yield per cow — 400-500 kg since the beginning of 2014.