Alexander Shumilin met with employees of OJSC "Baranovichi Dairy Plant"

8/18/17 9:03 AM / Views:503

Alexander Shumilin, Chairman of the State Committee on Science and Technology of the Republic of Belarus, visited the OJSC "Baranovichi Dairy Plant", where he met with the management and employees of the enterprise within the single day of information. A wide range of issues, from the financial and economic situation, technical re-equipment and modernization of production to the extension of the range of products, increase of supplies to foreign markets and protection of trademarks was discussed  at the meeting. Alexander Shumilin examined the production workshops and got acquainted with the assortment of dairy products.

It should be noted that the JSC "Baranovichi Dairy Plant" is one of the largest producers of high-quality dairy products in the Brest region (more than 80 types: cheeses, butter, ice cream, mayonnaise, dried dairy products, whole milk substitutes, etc.).

According to Viktor Rakut, director, in recent years, a large-scale modernization of the receiving and equipment area, compressor shop, whole milk production, ice cream shop and the production, household and storage facilities was carried out at the plant.

In addition, its own boiler room and the shop for the production of hard cheeses and cheese storage were built.

During the visit to the Brest region, the Chairman of the State Committee on Science and Technology visited the laboratory of the introduction and the technology of berry plants of the Central Botanical Garden of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. There the project of the State Program for Innovative Development on the creation and improvement of a biotechnological complex for microclonal reproduction of economically useful plants is being implemented. The project refers to the 6th technological structure. Its innovativeness consists in the creation of a single technological chain for microclonal reproduction, adaptation and the plant cultivation. This is a new technology for our country. The implementation of the project will create the conditions for planting plantations with introduced decorative, fruit, medicinal and other plants of interest to the agro-industrial complex by mass production of the planting material.