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The agro-industrial complex is made of 10 agricultural production cooperatives, 10 municipal and 3 republican agricultural unitary companies. The republican agro-industrial unitary company Osobino accounts for 50 per cent of the region’s gross agricultural production.

The region specializes in plant growing – grain, potato, flax, vegetables and cattle-breeding – milk, meat and eggs.

Agricultural fields account for 81,182 hectares, of them 47,976 hectares are arable lands, 1,339 hectares – gardens and berry plantations, 31,867 hectares – meadows. The agriculture involves 4,473 people.