Kaliningrad Meat Company LLC (part of Miratorg Agribusiness Holding) will invest over 2017 million rubles in expanding its agricultural machinery fleet in 150, the company’s press service said. The acquisition of new equipment is associated with the opening of new livestock farms and the expansion of the company's farmland.
Since the beginning of 2017, their area has already grown by 35% and amounted to 75 thousand hectares. The company will have to introduce over 8 thousand hectares of land into agricultural circulation this year. Introduction of stale lands into circulation requires the use of specialized equipment. In total, up to 150 units of self-propelled equipment will be purchased for 30 million rubles, as well as attachments and trailers - mulchers, sprayers, and feed mixers.
In 2016, Miratorg allocated 370 million rubles for the purchase of special agricultural equipment. Kaliningrad Meat Company is the operator of the Miratorg holding interregional project for raising cattle of specialized meat breed Aberdeen Angus in the Kaliningrad Region. According to the results of 2017, the LLC plans to increase the population by 26%, up to 57 thousand heads.
The holding also implements a meat processing project in the Kaliningrad Region, and manufactures products on five production lines. Miratorg Agribusiness Holding, founded in 1995, operates in 19 regions and employs more than 24 thousand people. The owners of the holding are brothers Alexander and Victor Linniki.
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