The head Ruslan Aushev informed the Prime - Minister on implementation of the investment project "Construction of housing and agro-industrial complex to provide service to the array of irrigation and livestock complex”.
Within the project there will be built dairy farm with 1,200 head of dairy cattle, feedlot cattle with 5,000 heads and is equipped array of irrigated agriculture in the total area of 9200 hectares.
The projects will provide the region and the the whole of the republic with quality seeds and breeding stock of beef cattle breed "Angus" and dairy breed 'Holstein-Friz ". In addition, the establishment of feedlots will increase the volume of meat at a reasonable price in the market of Kazakhstan and the Customs Union.
The ain of the program of agro-industrial complex "Agribusiness - 2020" for 2013-2020 is to improve the competitiveness of the subjects of agriculture and to develop the agricultural sector as a whole.
As of January 1, 2016 the volume of meat production in Kazakhstan increased by 3.4% compared to the same period last year and amounted to 931.1 thous tons, milk production increased from 2.3% to 5.18 million tonnes.