03 September 2011, Saturday, 12:44

The festival “Milky Country-2011” is declared open

author: Galya Nabieva

The all-Russian festival “Milky Country-2011” is declared open in Ufa and the President of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov, the Minister of agriculture of Russia Elena Skrynnik, the Chief Sanitary Doctor of Russia Gennady Onishenko and the chairman of the Russian National Milk Producers Union Andre Danilenko participated in the solemn opening ceremony.

“Today we are facing the event of the all-Russian scale in Ufa– the all-Russian festival “Milky Country-2011” – Rustem Khamitov said.

He has underscored that it is a high honor for Ufa to become the starting site for such event.

“We have much to be proud of” – the President RB underscored – “Since Bashkortostan is number one in milk production in Russia”.

Rustem Khamitov has underscored in his welcome speech that the leadership of the Republic makes everything for keeping the leading positions of Bashkortostan in this sphere unshakeable.

“Drink Milk and Be Healthy” – Rustem Khamitov stated.