According to the Ministry of Agriculture of Russia, as of May 18, 2020, the daily volume of milk sales in Russia amounted to 50,800 tons, which is 7.7% more than the same indicator in 2019 (+3,300 tons).
The Gorkunov Group plans to build farms and feedlots for raising cattle in six districts of the Novosibirsk region. By 2027, the company plans to have 160,000 head of cattle, having invested RUR 30 billion ($ 423.9 million).
The Expert Veterinary Laboratory of the Omsk Reference Center of the Rosselkhoznadzor (Omsky Biocluster member) received 44 soil samples for testing within the framework of the state task to identify anthropogenic soil pollution.
Russia: Grain processing for flour and animal feed is growing
In Russia, grain processing for flour and animal feed is growing. So, in comparison with the level of the previous year, the processing of grain for flour and animal feed increased and the processing of other products decreased. In July - March 2019/20 of the grain year, wheat processing for flour and cereal increased to 7.5 million tons (+ 3.3%), and rye - exceeded 483,000 tons (+ 1.5%).
The new co-owner of Eurodon - Bisersky Foundry (BLZ) - intends to keep the enterprise’s capacities at the same level, while the volume of production is supposed to be maintained at least. Now the Federal Antimonopoly Service of the Russian Federation transaction is being verified. Possible dates for the resumption of the enterprise are not known.