World Bulletin / News Desk
Hen egg production in the country rose 6.6 percent to reach 19.3 billion units last year, compared with 2016, TurkStat data showed.
The data revealed that chicken meat production also increased to 2.1 million tons in 2017, up 12.9 percent from the previous year.
The number of slaughtered chickens and turkeys also rose 11 percent and 9.7 percent, respectively, over the same period.
Some 1.23 billion chickens and 5.1 million turkeys were slaughtered in 2017, according to the data.
Military is taking utmost care to avoid harming any civilians during operation, army says
Hajilar and Abu Kab villages cleared of all YPG/PKK-ISIL terrorists
Foreign Ministry remembers those who lost their lives when Soviet submarine torpedoed ship carrying Jewish refugees
Turkish Armed Forces targets terrorist convoy loaded with ammo, while safeguarding civilian convoy also in area
26 others caught allegedly trying to smuggle goods into northwestern Turkey
General Staff reiterates military operation in Afrin targets only terrorists while taking great care to protect civilians
Families support ongoing Operation Olive Branch in northwestern Syria
Anti-narcotics operations carried out in Sirnak, Diyarbakir and Van provinces
Turkish president says Operation Olive Branch to continue under new strategy after Afrin city center is surrounded
Azerbaijani lawmaker Elman Mammadov visits general assembly with relatives of people who died in 1992 massacre
Turkish development minister says country must realize digital transformation of industry to boost competitive power
Suspects said to pushing online smear campaign against counter-terrorist operation in Afrin, Syria
Ruling AK Party deputy chairman Mehdi Eker says 'uniform approach' in fight against terrorism is important
Turkish Parliament Speaker Ismail Kahraman welcomes Burundi counterpart Pascal Nyabenda
Turkish prime minister says Operation Olive Branch continues 'as planned'