Pigs and cows in Ukraine has become less

Farmers are switching EN masse to raising poultry

Author photo: Alexander Yaremchuk, “Today”

During the year the number of cows in Ukraine decreased by 3.8%, while the number of pigs – by 8.2%. This is evidenced by the State statistics service, as of 1 February.

The number of sheep and goats decreased by 5%.

Among all types of farm animals grew by only poultry – by 2.5%. The reason was that poultry demand is growing. So ,Ukrainians increasingly prefer chicken – its cost is more affordable, and this kind of meat displaces from the diet of everyone else.

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