Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea, chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK and supreme commander of the Korean People's Army, gave a field guidance to Kwail County, South Hwanghae Province.
He went round the Kwail County Revolutionary Museum and the room dedicated to the history of the county.
Saying that the museum and room are the places associated with the loving care of President Kim Il Sung and leader Kim Jong Il who devoted themselves to the people all their lives, he noted that as they have been arranged well as befitting a model of the whole country, it is necessary to meticulously organize education through them so that the party members, working people and school youth and children bear in mind the desire of the great leaders and make positive contributions to building a socialist power as soon as possible.
He went round the analysis room, information room, e-reading room and other places of the fruit research institute.
He praised the institute for widely introducing the research successes in the fruit farms with the high aim to put the fruit production on a scientific, modern and intensive basis, cultivating high-yielding fruit trees, steadily improving seeds and setting up the unified command system for scientific fruit farming of each work team under the climate and weather conditions.
He enjoyed a bird's-eye view of the county from the observation deck before going round orchards.
Touching apples heavily hanging on branches one by one, he noted this is said that apple trees are heavily laden with fruits. It is very great that there are many fruit work teams which produced 70-80 tons of fruits per hectare, and trees are heavily laden with apples as they are laden with over 200 apples on an average per tree, over 300 apples at the maximum, he said with broad laugh.
He told earnestly officials to surely convey his thanks to the officials and working people of the county who reaped the richest harvest ever known.
Kwail County is a model unit which should be put forward in the front ranks of the whole country in the struggle to implement the decisions of the Seventh Congress of the WPK, he said. He thanked it in the name of the chairman of the WPK and made sure that special bonus is given to it.
Noting that the county should wage a dynamic struggle to make a higher leaping forward on the basis of the achievements made by it this year, he set forth the important tasks facing the county, including the issue of increasing the good fruit species, the issue of keeping the peculiar taste of fruits and updating the fruit processing progress, the issue of meticulously organizing operation of the sci-tech learning space, the issue of organizing well the operation of pig farms so that the production cycle of fruit farming and animal husbandry is established, the issue of perfecting drip irrigation system and building natural energy power station suited to the characteristics of topography to smoothly meet the demands of electricity and the issue of flawlessly creating shelter belts.
He was accompanied by KPA Vice Marshal Hwang Pyong So, member of the Presidium of the Political Bureau of the C.C., WPK, vice-chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK and director of the General Political Bureau of the KPA, Choe Ryong Hae, member of the Presidium of the Political Bureau of the C.C., WPK, vice-chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK and vice-chairman of the C.C., WPK, Army General So Hong Chan, first vice-minister of the People's Armed Forces, and Kim Yong Su and Jo Yong Won, leading officials of the C.C., WPK.