LLC «Agrofirm Dovzhenko» which is situated in Poltava region is the structural subdivision of the agro-industrial holding «Astarta-Kiev» — the leader in the production of sugar in Ukraine.
The guest of honor of the Xth International Dairy Congress was Heinz Pöttinger, managing co-founder of PÖTTINGER Landtechnik GmbH (Austria), which is one of the world leaders in the production of tillage machines and forage harvesters.
Not everyone will dare to make a sharp turn in its adult life. For the head of JLLS "Mriya" which ix in the Kharkiv region, the main reason for such turn was the love of the land. Anatoly Golovko got this feeling in his childhood, when was helping his parents to keep the house and work on the ground or near livestock.
Wisconsin can be rightly considered as Mecca of milk. In 2015 farmers from Wisconsin beat their own record for the production of raw milk — more than 13 mln. tons, and hold second place after California. They surpassed all indicates of cheese production — about 1.4 mln. tons (+ 26.6% over the past five years) — and first place, they have been deserving. Export of dairy products in 2014 brought nearly a billion dollars to the state budget.
Harm-Jan van der Beek head of «Uniform-Agri»: «Cow has always been my favorite animal, so I know how to help farmers»
To bring together all information on livestock farmer should not be at stack of papers, as they were replaced by special computer programs. Uniform-Agri Company is one of the world leader, that develops and supports management systems for dairy farmers all over the world.
In the last year’s August edition of our magazine, we talked about the dairy complex JV «Promin» in Mykolayiv. Then here the new milking perlour was only begining to build: a concrete foundation was ready and metal frame was fitted. Alexander Ostapenko, director of the fsrm, noticed the uniqueness of the milking equipment and promised to invite us, as soon as all would work. He kept his word.