Turkmenistan's livestock sector exceeds production projections

Turkmenistan Materials 8 May 2023 18:45 (UTC +04:00)
Khayal Khatamzadeh
Khayal Khatamzadeh
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BAKU, Azerbaijan, May 8. Turkmenistan has exceeded the plan for the development of agricultural animals from January through April this year, Trend reports with reference to the Turkmen media.

This was announced by Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan Annageldi Yazmyradow at a government meeting held on April 15, 2023.

According to him, the implementation of the plan for breeding lambs for the reporting period amounted to 100.9 percent, and camels – 100.5 percent.

Furthermore, Yazmyradow noted that the growth rate of the number of Akhal-Teke horses in comparison with the same period last year is 101.3 percent.

Agriculture in Turkmenistan is developing rapidly. This is one of the most important sectors of the economy of Turkmenistan.

The state provides targeted support to the development of the agricultural sector. In particular, the entire production infrastructure of the agro-industrial complex is being re-equipped and modernized, the chemical industry is developing, and modern tractor combines and other machineries are being purchased.