For the second year in a row, the Base Business Unit (UEB) Porcina Matanzas broke the pork production record by contributing a thousand 70 tons at the end of 2017, according to Armando Gálvez Romero, director of the entity.
It was planned in the year 995.2 tons (t) and the real surpassed in 74.8 t, in addition to surpassing the record of production of pork that was of thousand 35, needed the director.
In addition, more than eight thousand precedents were hired with a mortality of less than three percent and the average weight of these animals reached 104 kilograms, argued Gálvez Romero.
We must highlight the role of the cooperative and peasant sector that contributed more than 80 percent of production, especially the Ciro Redondo Credit and Services Cooperative, whose associates paid 520 tons of pork to the plan, said the director of the UEB Swine Matanzas.
The non-specialized entity has 126 producers in this movement and 36 swine agreements. For this year they must contribute to the economic plan thousand 135 tons of pork.
Original texton Jan 11th, 2018