KSG Agro will invest UAH 15 million to the pig farm reconstruction in 2022
It is noted that KSG Agro in the first half of 2022 will reconstruct the fattening building at the pig farm in the village Niva Trudovaya (Apostolov district, Dnipropetrovsk region) by 2 thousand sq m. This was reported by the company's press service.
"Our key task is to increase the number and quality of pigs. Reconstruction will increase the number of fattening places by 10%, "said Vasyl Starobor, director of Strong-Invest, which is responsible for the development of the pig farm.
According to the report, currently the pig farm contains 52.5 thousand pigs at a time. After the reconstruction, their number will increase by 2.5 thousand and will reach about 55 thousand heads of simultaneous maintenance, which will increase sales of pigs by 7% per year.
KSG Agro emphasized that the total investment at the first stage will be UAH 15 million. Part of the equipment of the German company Big Dutchman has already been purchased, and the remaining part will be purchased during the first quarter of 2022.
Vasyl Starobor also said that from the beginning of the second half of 2022 the reconstruction of the reconstruction site will begin, which is planned to be completed in the first half of next year. This will increase the number of sows by 30% – from 4.5 thousand to 6.5 thousand heads.
It will be recalled that over the past 15 months, 32 new export markets have been opened for domestic agricultural products.