Agricultural production to be increased by 3.3% in Dagestan
Makhachkala, January 17, 2017. In 2017, Dagestan authorities expect an increase in the production of agricultural products by 3.26% up to 111 billion rubles compared to the last year indices, the Ministry of Agriculture and Food of the Republic of Dagestan reports.
In particular, in the coming year it is planned to produce 345 thousand tons of grain, 400 thousand tons. of potatoes, 1.4 million tons of vegetables, 170 thousand tons of fruits, 833 thousand tons of milk and 227 thousand tons of poultry and livestock.
Besides, the regional authorities expect an increase in grape harvesting up to 167 thousand tons as well as to produce 46 million cans of vegetables.