Livestock production in Kazakhstan increased by 7.8% since the beginning of the year
“The growth of output in all household categories has increased production in carcass weight amounted to 3.1% (560.2 thousand tons) on the same period of 2015, respectively, milk – 3.3% (3 781.3 thousand tons.), eggs – 0.4% (3 185 100 000 units), ” the Ministry of Agriculture reported.
In addition, the substantial increase in production agro formation was noted. Thus, livestock production grew by 7.8% in January -August of this year (229.7 thousand tons), milk – by 15.8% (843.5 thousand tons), eggs – by 0.1% (2 289.9 million).
It is worth noting that to date, the ministry launched a project for the development of agro-industrial complex using the capacity of smallholders. This project is aimed at providing employment in rural areas.
“At the end of three years (2016-2018) it is planned to provide more than 75 thousand people with a permanent job,” reported in the department.
Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan