In Ukraine, the number of cattle, poultry and pigs has decreased

Excluding the territory of temporary occupation (Crimea, Donetsk and Luhansk regions) and the zone of environmental protection in Ukraine over the past year, the number of cattle decreased by 6.7% (data for August 1, 2019-2020). This result was announced by the State Statistics Service of Ukraine.

During this period, the number of cows fell by 6.3% and currently stands at 1.78 million.

Accordingly, the number of pigs is 6.12 million, which is 4.4% less than last year. The number of sheep and goats on August 1, 2020 is 1.45 million individuals, which means a decline in livestock by 6.2%.

The smallest, but also the reduction is seen in the poultry population, which decreased by 3.4% and today I count 248.8 million.

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