Fish farmers of Purovskiy district are searching for places for fish. It is planned to grow the two-kilogram trout
15:43 13 февраля 2019
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Specialists of Kharampur ethnic community created a small installation of closed water supply, where they grow whitefish fry in tanks – muksun, broad whitefish, nelma and rainbow trout.
There are 30 thousand fingerlings in the water tanks. They will be released to Tuyto Lake for growing up in the natural water body. Now the fish live in special live fish wells.
“As for whitefish species, we want to receive our own breeding stock in order to be busy with production of resources. In addition, there is the trout in two live fish wells, it is already a purely commodity direction”, as the head of the district board on development of agro-industrial complex Mikhail Bystrov said.
This year a subsidy was allocated from the regional budget for purchase of food for fish. The specialists of the community plan to grow the trout with the weight from 1.5 to 2.5 kilograms. And next year it is planned to increase amounts of ready products up to 30 tonnes and to reach commodity production.
According to Mikhail Bystrov, in Tuyto Lake it is possible to receive up to 50 tonnes of ready products per year. If to find several such lakes then the enterprise will be able considerably to increase amounts of fish growing.
In addition to fish farming, the joint stock company being based in the national village of Kharampur is busy successfully with cattle farming, reindeer herding, collecting and processing of wild-growing plants and fishing. About 140 employees work in the community.