TATARSTAN LEADS IN COMMERCIAL POULTRY PRODUCTION DEVELOPMENT ACROSS VOLGA FEDERAL DISTRICT AND RANKS AMONG TOP 10 FEDERAL SUBJECTS OF RUSSIA, PRODUCING 4% OF TOTAL LIVE WEIGHT POULTRY PRODUCTION.
In 2016, the agricultural companies in Tatarstan produced 190.3 ths tons of live weight poultry (107% on 2015 level) and 838.4 mln eggs.
The main contributors to the growth in poultry production were OOO “Chelny-Broiler” – 120.3 ths tons (104%) and OOO “PK Ak Bars” – 55.4 ths tons (104%). The other contributors were OOO AF “Zalesniy” from Zelenodolsky District – 3.1 ths tons of turkey meat (193%), OOO FH “Ramaevskoe” from Laishevsky District – 1.3 ths tons of duck meat (119%), OOO SHP “Koschakovskiy” from Pestrechinsky District – 0.4 ths tons of goose and duck meat (108%).
OOO Poultry Production Complex “Laishevskiy” increased its egg production to 128.7 mln eggs (115%). OOO “Plemproduct” in Bugulminsky District put into operation 2 production facilities of a second-order nucleus for 150 ths birds. In 2017, the company expects to produce 40 mln hatchery eggs there. Overall, they plan to build 10 facilities for the production of 65 mln hatchery eggs of the “Cobb 500” cross.
The growth of the production indicators was achieved by reconstruction and modernization of the existing poultry production facilities, assimilation of innovative technologies for feeding and housing of highly productive poultry crosses, and cost-effective use of resources.