Lukashenka oversees harvesting campaign from helicopter

Alyaksandr Lukashenka has checked the sowing of winter crops, as well as harvesting of flax, corn, sugar beet and other agricultural works from the air.

The head of state traditionally pays a lot of attention to the agricultural sector, which forms the country’s food security, contributes to the development of export potential and is one of the foundations of independence and sovereignty of the state, the press service of Lukashenka reports. On September 19, the head of the country flew over the fields to see for himself the pace and the management of the autumn field work in the southern parts of the Minsk region and in the Homiel region.