“Miratorg” brothers Linnikov in the next five years will invest 27.5 billion rubles in the industrial production of lamb meat. Now restaurants prefer imported lamb and a retail network face a shortage of meat in the package
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Agricultural holding Miratorg launches industrial production of lamb meat in Russia, told reporters the company’s President Viktor Linnik. According to him, the project will be the largest in Russia the production of lamb: “Miratorg” plans to build 12 farms of 1.3 million head per year, or 71.2 thousand tons of meat in live weight. Investment in the project will amount to more than 27.5 billion rubles, it will be implemented in the next four to five years.
Pilot farm — breeding farm is located in Kursk in February of this year, it was delivered 17 thousand sheep from Australia. The first products to be implemented in January-February, expects Linnik. Open two more farms planned in the Tula region: the investment agreement on the establishment of livestock breeding complexes was signed at the exhibition “Golden autumn”, the investment will be about 6 billion rubles Platform for the other nine farms has not yet been determined.