MINSK, 19 November (BelTA) – Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko has sent greetings to agrarians from Gomel Oblast and Mogilev Oblast as they celebrate the Dazhynki 2021 harvest festival, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
“Since ancient times people working on soil have been respectable members of the society. And today agrarians play a huge role in ensuring Belarus' food security,” the head of state said in a message of greetings addressed to agrarians from Mogilev Oblast.
The Belarusian leader remarked that in complicated weather conditions farmers from this region produced and gathered a good harvest of grain, corn, potato, beetroot. Right now they are gearing up for the new agricultural season.
“I am convinced that the constant improvement of labor discipline, strict observation of the technological process, careful approach to every field or farm will help you improve your performance across the board,” Aleksandr Lukashenko stressed.
The president wished Mogilev Oblast agrarians rich harvests, good weather, professional success and personal happiness.
In a message of greetings addressed to the participants and guests of Dazhynki celebrations in Gomel the head of state said: “The ancient Belarusian harvest festival has a deep meaning. This is the time to wholeheartedly thank agrarians for their important work.”
According to Aleksandr Lukashenko, Gomel Oblast produced good results during this year's harvest campaign. Farmers harvested 973,000 tonnes of grain, picked up vegetables and potatoes, procured enough fodder for the production of meat and milk.
“It means that Belarusian people and numerous buyers of our foodstuffs abroad will have enough high-quality, natural and tasty foods,” the president said. He expressed confidence that the agricultural industry of the southeastern region will be vigorously developing and applying cutting-edge technologies to build their leadership on the home market.
The head of state wished Gomel Oblast agrarians good health, peace, personal happiness and rich harvests.