Gross output of agricultural products (services) in Kostanay region in January-February 2014 amounted to 10,197.0 million tenge (at current prices), or 90.4% compared to January-February 2013, including animal products – 10,194.9 million tenge (90.4%).
According to the regional statistics office, meat production of all kinds of livestock and poultry in live weight was 18.0 thousand tons (84.5% compared to January-February 2013), cow’s milk – 38.7 thousand tons (103.2%), chicken eggs – 45.9 million units (75.9%).
We recall, as previously reported the IA “Kazakh-Zerno”, by 2015 Kostanay agricultural enterprises under the program “Sybaga” will purchase 24,000 heads of cattle.
“An important direction to increase export potential of cattlemeat is a pedigree transformation of cattle within the program “Sybaga”. Over the period of its implementation was purchased over 11 thousand heads of cattle, 4,100 of them this year. For these purposes was allocated 2.3 billion tenge. At the current rate, by 2015, agricultural enterprises in the region under this program will purchase 24 thousand heads of cattle. As a result, the share of breeding animals during this period increased from 7 % to 20 %”, said at the press conference in central communications Service under the President of Kazakhstan the head of the region Nuraly Saduakasov.