Hazelnut plantations grown in Minsk region

21 August 2019

In the Minsk region hazelnut plantations are found in the Molodechno, Kopyl, Smolevichi districts. Scientists at the Institute for Fruit Growing of the Academy of Sciences are working on the cultivation of domestic varieties of hazelnuts, which tolerates frosts. These nuts are in demand in the confectionery industry, as well as among adherents of a healthy diet. Nuts are traditionally harvested in September.