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New institutes under Academy of Agricultural Science inaugurated

Date: 04/05/2021 | Source: Pyongyang Times | Read original version at source

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The Agrobiology Institute, Plant Protection Institute, Agricultural Nanotechnology Institute and Agrochemistry Institute have been inaugurated in the area of the Academy of Agricultural Science.

The construction of the institutes equipped with dozens of up-to-date research rooms and labs, including the slow action fertilizer research room, gene analysis room and eelworm research room, has laid a material and technical foundation for scientific research conducive to stable and sustainable development of agricultural production.

Ministries, national agencies and relevant units including the Ministry of Forestry, the Ministry of Agriculture, the Bureau of Sericulture and Silk Industry, the Maritime Administration of the DPRK worked out the plans for each process in detail and supplied materials and equipment in time to finish the construction project successfully.

The completion of the modern institutes has made it possible to buckle down to monitoring and prediction and scientific research for developing and introducing biological means of exterminating harmful insects and other products by applying latest successes of modern biology including cell and gene engineering.

It has also provided a firm foundation for the research into nanotechnology products using nanotechnology and supercritical fluid technology and agrochemical products like various kinds of fertilizers, nutrients and seed-covering materials and for the establishment of effective production methods and application technologies.

Ri Chol Man, department director of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea, Ju Chol Gyu, vice premier of the Cabinet and minister of Agriculture, and officials concerned visited the newly-built institutes on May 2.

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