Milk production is increasing along with the consolidation of the foundations for the production of dairy products across the DPRK.
The number of goats is on the increase in Pyongyang.
The Kubin and Songgum livestock farms in Kangdong County consolidate the foundations for livestock farming, feed goats highly nutritious grasses and breed the animals properly to increase milk production.
After making milk powder production facilities, the municipality has paid close attention to ensuring hygienic safety in production and storage of dairy products.
North Phyongan Province newly built the Sinuiju Milch Cow Farm, secured many goats and completed the renovation of city and county goat farms in the main.
The province generalized the experience of the Namsan Livestock Farm under the provincial rural economy committee which had set an example in creating grass fields to newly create well over a thousand hectares of such fields in many areas including Changsong and Hyangsan counties.
While equipping milk processing bases according to a standard design, it often organizes provincial milk powder shows and technical workshops to fuel the zeal for emulation between cities and counties so as to improve the quality of dairy products.
South Phyongan Province has selected the milk processing base of the Songchon County Foodstuff Factory as a model and is working hard to increase the variety of dairy products including milk powder, sour milk and yogurt.
North Hwanghae Province has set phased goals to increase the number of goats and is taking relevant measures.
The Unjong Livestock Farm under the rural economy committee of the province fixed right feed units for each stage of growth of goats after creating many natural and artificial grass fields and established a breeding method suited to the animals’ habit of activity.
The Sariwon Children's Foodstuff Factory built a large-capacity sour milk production process to lay a foundation for supplying the milk to children of nurseries and kindergartens in Sariwon City all the year round. And foodstuff factories of all other cities and counties and ris in the province are accelerating the modernization of their facilities for the production of dairy products.
Jagang Province installed milk powder production facilities in cities and counties, built a lactobacillus powder production base and manufactured small sour milk fermentation machines to be used to normalize the production of dairy products in mountain and forestry workers' villages far away from the town.
Meanwhile, the Hamhung Branch of the State Academy of Sciences made small high-performance facilities with high capacity for producing milk powder and with no need to use electricity so that areas far away from ri seats can use them to produce quality milk powder.