Total milk yield of Mogilev region agricultural organisations increased by 14.1 thousand tons, i.e. by 4.1% comparing with the respective period of last year, - agriculture and food supplies committee of the regional executive committee reported.
Increase in milk production has been registered in all districts of the region, but figures are the highest in Osipovichi district.
During six months 196.1 thousand tons of milk was sold; it made up 82% of the milk produced (last year - 83.4%). The highest figures are at Khotimsk (87%) and Kirovsk (86,1%) districts, the lowest – at Krasnopolye (68,1%) and Krugloye (73,1%)districts.
At the same time purchase of milk produced at private farms fell by 23.4% comparing with the respective period of the previous year, making 16.9 thousand tons. This tendency has also been registered in all districts of the region. Thus, at Krugloye district it fell by 37.1%, while at Bykhov, Klichev, Gorki, Mogilev, Belynichi districts – by 30.3 – 31.8%.