B. Sagintayev gets acquainted with AIC development in Atyrau region
During the inspection of the cattle-breeding complex in the village of Saraichikovsky, Makhambet district, Bakytzhan Sagintayev was informed about the implementation of the State program for the development of the agro-industrial complex in the region. The volume of gross agricultural output in the region in 2017 amounted to 62.7 billion tenge, growth for January-February 2018 compared to the same period last year was 1.5%.
The visited breeding farm Sarayshyk contains a large herd of sheep, camels, horses and a meat processing workshop. At the same time, the key activity of the agricultural enterprise is the cultivation of goats of the Saanen breed (note: the world’s largest dairy goat breed) and the production of goat’s milk. Applied Italian and Serbian equipment produces 180 tons of goat milk and 140 tons of dairy products per year.
According to the director of the farm, V. Rozmetov, 450 pedigree goats were introduced in the framework of the expansion, 300 heads of litter have been received today. At the first stage it is planned to produce: 81 tons of pasteurized milk, 21.6 tons of yogurt, 15.3 tons of cheeses in assortment and 4 tons of goat meat.
Also it is planned to arrange the production of baby food at the factory, which is almost equal to mother’s. Soon the production of ice cream and goat milk butter will start.
A project of this type is being implemented in Kazakhstan for the first time. Created with the support of the state program of forced industrial-innovative development, the economy has already paid most of the soft loan.
It should be noted that the development of the agricultural enterprise in the country will be greatly influenced by the implementation of the fourth direction of the President’s Five Social Initiatives. In order to expand concessional lending for the development of mass entrepreneurship in 2018, an additional 20 billion tenge have been allocated, so the total amount of microcredit is 62 billion tenge.
Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan