Minister of Science and Technology - Huynh Thanh Dat (2nd, right) visits the banana production model of Huy Long An - My Binh Co., Ltd.
Receiving and working with the Delegation were Vice Chairman of Long An Provincial People's Committee - Nguyen Minh Lam; leaders of the Department of Science and Technology, leaders of the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development; Mr. Vo Quan Huy - Director of Huy Long An - My Binh Co., Ltd.
Here, the members of the delegation were guided to visit the orchard and introduced to the banana growing model applying high technology, the model of industrial cow farming combined with banana growing according to the closed process of Huy Long An - My Binh Co., Ltd.
The company is a large-scale agricultural enterprise in the province with the business of raising and producing buffalo and cow breeds; planting fruit trees; meat and vegetable processing and organic fertilizer production. The company was granted the Certificate of Hi-tech Agricultural Enterprise by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development in May 2018.
Mr. Vo Quan Huy - Director of Huy Long An - My Binh Co., Ltd (right cover) introduces the banana production process
Currently, the company produces high-tech bananas with a total area of 150ha, average yield of 66 tons/ha/year, output of 10,000 tons/year; raise fattening cows on average from 4,000-5,000 heads/year. In addition, the company also produces and processes a number of other fruit trees such as mango, grapefruit, mangosteen,... The entire farm is fully invested from seeding, planting, harvesting and packing bananas. export, under the close supervision of a team of experienced, highly qualified technicians and foreign experts.
Banana products under the FOHLA brand of Huy Long An - My Binh Co., Ltd. now have a stable market in countries such as Japan, Korea, China, ... and a part of consumption in the domestic market.
Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee - Nguyen Minh Lam hopes that the Ministry of Science and Technology will continue to support the province in implementing a breakthrough program on high-tech agricultural production.
Through working, Director of Department of Science and Technology - Nguyen Minh Hai proposed to the delegation and experts to support the company to access preferential policies in the application of high technology, application of scientific advances. science and technology into production; support registration procedures to establish trademark ownership for FOHLA banana and pomelo products in some potential foreign markets.
In addition, Mr. Nguyen Minh Hai also proposed to develop scientific and technological tasks for the company's high-tech cycle from breeding to farming to improve product value; building and promoting brands in the national supply chain for key and potential products of the company such as bananas, pomelos, mangoes, beef,...
At the meeting, Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee - Nguyen Minh Lam thanked the delegation for visiting and working in Long An, and expressed his wish that the Ministry of Science and Technology, experts, scientists, relevant agencies in the field of science and technology, continue to pay more attention and support to the province, especially in agricultural production with high technology application so that the province can more effectively implement the program. this program in the near future.
Members of the Working Group participated in giving comments
Minister of Science and Technology - Huynh Thanh Dat acknowledged the comments and recommendations of the province as well as those of Huy Long An - My Binh Co., Ltd. Through this, he also suggested that the Department of Science and Technology continue to act as the contact point for businesses in the area for timely exchange and support.
On the side of the Ministry and experts, they will continue to study and transfer science and technology, advise on the development of appropriate policies, contribute to the common development of the Mekong Delta region, including Long An according to the resolution government./.
Reported by Ky Nam
Translated by NT