The NAS of Belarus invites media representatives to participate in the press tour "Scientific Support of Flax Industry in Belarus" on 14 July 2017 (Friday) at 9:00 a.m. The tour program includes a visit to the Institute of Flax of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus (Ustie, Vitebsk Region, Orsha District), acquaintance with the main scientific directions of research, a visit to experimental fields where a high yield was obtained. Communication with flax researchers is planned. In particular, the conversation will focus on the specificity of selection of oil-bearing flax and long-fibred flax, management of the processes of high quality flax fiber formation, the organization of primary seed-growing, etc.
For additional information, please contact Sergei Dubovik, Chief Editor of the NASB newspaper Navuka, tel. +375-29-552-78-34.