Pandemic challenges Russian livestock, feed producers

Pandemic challenges Russian livestock, feed producers

Russian meat producers called the government to spent billions on food stamps to support producers and consumers. (Courtesy Cherkizovo)

Shrinking protein consumption might become a challenge for the Russian feed industry.

Feed mills in Russia have only been slightly touched with the COVID-19 so far, but the economic turmoil the pandemic could bring in the coming months or even years might be one of the biggest threats the feed industry encountered in the past few decades.