At the inaugural ceremony (Source: VNA)
 
Thanh Hoa (VNA) - The Vietnam Dairy Products Joint Stock Company (Vinamilk) has inaugurated a high-tech dairy farm in the central province of Thanh Hoa.

Covering a total area of 40 hectares in Thong Nhat town, Yen Dinh district, the facility was built with an investment of 700 billion VND (30.5 million USD).

The farm, designed to raise 4,000 milk cows, is granted the global GAP (Good Agricultural Practice) certification in recognition of its farm management, raw milk quality, and application of state-of-the-art technology.

The farm is the first of its kind to be built in the Vinamilk Thanh Hoa dairy farm complex, which is designed to have four more high-tech farms with up to 20,000 dairy cows, supplying 110 million litres per annum by 2020.

Speaking at the inaugural ceremony on March 28, Vinamilk CEO Mai Kieu Lien said that the inauguration of the farm aimed to help Vinamilk to achieve its business goals, while contributing to boosting the development of the dairy industry in Thanh Hoa and Vietnam in general. - VNA