The family of the Issyk-Kul region decided to grow trout for several years and have achieved notable success. This large production volumes, and export. What helps to grow quality fish, found out the correspondent channel “WORLD 24” Kristina Bosevska.
Alpine village of Chon-Oruktu. It is from here monthly three tons of trout are sent to various parts of Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, and will soon go to Russia. This is one of the largest trout farms in the Kyrgyz Republic.
In 29 pools – more than 80 thousand trout. In a separate building is malinic – the incubator from eggs the fry grow. But now it’s empty – not a season.
“Water is mountain, ice, glacier water. We have it running, here there flows and flows over here,” he showed jargal Uljabaeva.
Clean water, fresh air, comfortable temperature. On a geographically advantageous position for cultivation of fish spouse jergal spoke a couple of years ago.
In Kyrgyzstan the moratorium on fishing in the lake Issyk-Kul. Environmentalists restore the fauna. Therefore, to buy the first fry I had in the nearby area.
“The first batch of 15 thousand pieces were bought of ton district. And so it began”, – told Meerbeck Kurmanbek Uulu, the owner of a trout farm.
In the first season of Meerbeck raised 4.5 tons of trout. The profit invested in new pools. Now here receive about 100 tons of fish, but in the Issyk-Kul region it is not buy. Almost everything goes into the shops of Bishkek and in neighboring Kazakhstan. Customers are in Russia.
“Russian entrepreneurs asking for very large amounts. Want over 1000 ton. Minimal conversation – 720 tons. The capacity of our economy do not allow,” said Uulu.
To increase exports, to expand the farm. But it still does not help to fulfill all the wishes of customers. Because Meerbeck invites other farmers to join.