Yamal this year plans to export about a thousand tonnes of venison


The enterprise of the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug in this year’s plan to procure about 2.4 thousand tonnes of venison, which is 200 tons more than last year. Of them for export can be sent about a thousand tons, said the press officer of the Governor.

MOSCOW, 23 Oct. The enterprise of the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug in this year’s plan to procure about 2.4 thousand tonnes of venison, which is 200 tons more than last year. Of them for export can be sent about a thousand tons, said the press officer of the Governor.

According to the Governor of the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous district Dmitry Kobylkin, ecologically clean dietary meat of a deer is the main brand of the Yamal Peninsula and one of the most important part of implementation of the food security strategy adopted in the Arctic region in 2012.

“Improving food security and import substitution is one of the most pressing challenges currently facing the entire country. The current situation only confirms the correctness of our chosen path. For 5 years to support agriculture was sent to almost 15 billion rubles”, — said Dmitry Kobylkin.