Agricultural Bank Backs Volga Hatchery09 August 2013
RUSSIA - The Russian Agricultural Bank, Rosselkhozbank is providing has sent more than 7.4 billion rubles to establish a modern breeding centre at Akashevskaya Poultry in the Volga district.
This is the eighth stage of the investment project for the agricultural bank and the agricultural company.
The project will enable the company to provide a breeding base and a high quality hatchery.
When this eighth stage of the project is completed the company will have a production capacity of 158.7 million hatching eggs a year.
The project plans to build production facilities in Sernurskiy, Sovietsky, Morkinsky, Novotoryalsky areas of the Republic of Mari El, creating 1.2 million new jobs
It will also contribute to the comprehensive development of rural infrastructure in the region.
The construction of the poultry farm is planned to be completed in 2014.
Through the creation of its own hatchery, the integrated agricultural holding will be able to reach the planned production capacity of 200,000 tons of chickens a year within the year and become the largest poultry producer in the Volga Federal District.
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