RIGA - Latvia's Balticovo egg producer has invested over EUR 10 million in a cage-free chicken farm, the company's representatives informed LETA.
The Balticovo keeps 400,000 laying hens at its three-story cage-free farm in Iecava.
The project, which has cost more than EUR 10 million, has been completed in two years.
Balticovo plans to launch its new farm in a ceremony on August 26.
In 2018, Balticovo turned over EUR 48.669 million and made a EUR 5.374 million profit.
Balticovo operates egg production facilities in Iecava, Madona and Daugavpils. The largest shareholder in Balticovo is BCO company with 95.42 percent.