Prices for such a popular product as meat in Ukraine has grown to record levels. Today in our stores sell more expensive, than in Europe.
This was stated by the head of the company “the Center of increase of efficiency in animal husbandry” Nikolay Babenko, writes Politeka.
The cost of meat in Ukraine is more expensive because farmers spend too much on pet food.
“1-1,1 Euro per 1 kg live weight in Europe compared to 1.4-1.6 euros in Ukraine. The difference of 40-60% in the coming years to lead to loss of market position 2/3 of industrial pig farms,” – said the expert.
The specialist noted that there are several ways to increase the productivity of farmers and, consequently, reduce the feed cost. For example, to use the products to be recycled or the feed that are in the cheaper price give the pigs more power.
“Now in Ukraine the cost of feed per 1 kg live weight of 30-35 UAH, compared to farmers in the EU this amounts to 20 UAH. How to mitigate them? First, to buy or to produce animal feed science-based recipes, well balanced in terms of proteins and other useful components. In Ukraine or often operate on the principle of “what is cheaper”, or “who will give more recoil to the technologist,” – said Babenko.
As the expert noted, a good alternative to dry feed today is waste from the production of alcohol, the so-called distillery stillage, and soybean. They give you more energy for animals that feed will be cheaper.
We will remind, for last month of winter in Ukraine rose by 22 food.
As reported by the portal Know.ia for borscheva set at the beginning of 2019, the Ukrainians began to spend 70% more.
Also Know As.Eeyore wrote that the beloved Ukrainians sandwich with bacon for the year rose by 10%.
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