24 August 2011, Wednesday, 10:25

All-Russian festival “Milky Country-2011” to be held in Ufa on September 3

author: Galya Nabieva

The first grandioso milk festival – the all-Russian festival “Milky Country-2011” will be held in the capital of Bashkortostan on September 3.

Ufa was chosen the festival’s site not accidentally. The press-service of the Ministry of agriculture RB reports for today Bashkortostan holds the first place in the country by cattle livestock. At present time the decision to announce Bashkortostan the milky capital of Russia is found under consideration.

The festival is initiated by the National Milk Producers Union with the assistance of the all-Russian political party “United Russia”, the Government RB and the Ministry of agriculture of Russia. The festival will be held within the frames of the all-Russian program for stimulation of milk consumption, launched by the Ministry of agriculture RF.

The festival will take place on the square in front of the Ufa administration.