About us

RUE “Vitebsk Zonal Institute of Agriculture of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus” is the leading research institution in the agricultural sector of the Vitebsk region. With our developments in the field of applied and basic research, and their introduction into production, we make a significant contribution to improving the efficiency of the agro-industrial complex. We are developing and improving the zonal adaptive, resource-saving, environmentally safe technologies of cultivation of agricultural crops in the north-eastern part of the country. We ensure the promotion of scientific achievements and scientific support for the cultivation of grain, leguminous plants, cereals, crucifers, industrial crops, potatoes and perennial herbs in the agricultural production of the region. Production departments of the organization conduct original seed production of the newest zoned and promising crop varieties of the Belarusian and foreign selection.

We invite scientists of agricultural profile, graduate students and students, heads of agricultural enterprises and agronomic service to visit our site. We hope that everyone will find useful information for themselves!

RUE “Vitebsk Zonal Institute of Agriculture of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus” operates on the basis of the Charter, the enterprise is registered in the Unified State Register of Legal Entities and Individual Entrepreneurs under the number EDR 300111521 by the decision of the Vitebsk Regional Executive Committee of December 30, 1996 No. 605

Since April 23, 2002, the Institute is included in the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus and is subordinated to the Agrarian Sciences Division of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus.

RUE “Vitebsk Zonal Institute of Agriculture of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus” as of January 1, 2016 has a total land area of ​​865 hectares, including farmland – 826 hectares.

The total staff of the company is 70 people, including researchers – 19 people.

The organizational structure of the institute includes 4 research and production departments specialized in agricultural crop groups, as well as auxiliary units: a field and technical support department, accounting, and a marketing group.

At the institute there is an AGRARNY shop, the assortment is represented by products of its own production for food and seed purposes, as well as essential goods (stationery, industrial and household goods). In the store you can find products for every taste, as well as place an order for the necessary goods.

STORY

In 1956, by the decision of the Central Committee of the CPSU and the Council of Ministers of the BSSR, on the basis of the Belarusian Republican Livestock Experimental Station, the Vitebsk Regional State Agricultural Experimental Station was established under the supervision of the Ministry of Agriculture of the BSSR.

1957 Vitebsk Regional State Agricultural Experimental Station passed into the direct control of the Academy of Agricultural Sciences of the Ministry of Agriculture of the BSSR.

1965 The Vitebsk Regional State Experimental Station was subordinated to the Main Department of Agricultural Science and Propaganda of the Ministry of Agriculture of the BSSR.

March 13, 2001 By the decision of the Vitebsk Regional Executive Committee No. 150, the Vitebsk State Regional Agricultural Experimental Station was renamed the Republican Unitary Scientific-Production Enterprise “Vitebsk Regional Agricultural Station”.

On April 23, 2002, in connection with the accession of the Academy of Agrarian Sciences of the Republic of Belarus to the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, the Vitebsk Regional Agricultural Station was incorporated into the latter.

On March 5, 2002, the order of the President of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus “On the Inclusion of Organizations and Enterprises in the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus” was included into the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus and renamed the Republican Unitary Enterprise “Vitebsk Regional Agricultural Experimental Station of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus”.

December 11, 2008 – By the Decree of the Bureau of the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus was renamed the Republican Unitary Enterprise “Vitebsk Zonal Institute of Agriculture of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus”.