Premier Pak Pong Ju, member of the Presidium of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea and vice-chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK, made a field survey of the Mangyongdae Chicken Farm and the Pyongyang Mushroom Farm.

Seeing round different parts of the Mangyongdae Chicken Farm, he stressed the need to decisively lower the egg production cost by carrying on the organization and direction of production under a meticulous plan and to properly establish the feeding system.

At the Pyongyang Mushroom Farm, he encouraged its officials and employees, and scientists and technicians from related unit in achieving successes in the mushroom production while accelerating the modernization of production process.

At field consultative meetings, steps were taken to carry out the national economic plan for this year by concentrating all efforts on realizing the integration of science and technology and production and making the relevant units ensure the smooth supply of materials.

Meanwhile Pak Pong Ju looked round the venue of the National Footwear Exhibition.