How to collect cranberries in Belarus

• How to collect cranberries in Belarus

In Belarus, use the same technology as in the US, it does not look so colorful, but also informative.

How to collect cranberries in Belarus

In the industrial production of cranberries growing in checks. It's such a hefty fine in peat baths.

How to collect cranberries in Belarus

In September - early October to bring checks pickers: mostly local aunt. Gathering cranberries for them a good opportunity to earn extra money.

How to collect cranberries in Belarus

A day sensible Picker can get up to 350 thousand rubles (about 38 dollars). For the village, where on average earn 300-400 dollars a month, it's not bad. Jobs, of course, an amateur. On checks, to put it mildly, and without rain Dubakov. And if the day turned out to be overcast ...

How to collect cranberries in Belarus

The task pickers - to select the first class (very large, solid and red) grapes. They then will be exported to the UK, which will be sold in the Christmas week.

How to collect cranberries in Belarus

After pickers "skim the cream", a check is filled with water.

How to collect cranberries in Belarus

And it let the tractor.

How to collect cranberries in Belarus

Thresher, hinged on the front of the tractor, the water creates a shaft that separates the berries from the stalk.

How to collect cranberries in Belarus

Since cranberries are lighter than water, it floats and can be collected from the surface of a special boom (something like fish nets catch).

How to collect cranberries in Belarus

Next to the shore conveyor is fitted and the peasants with pitchforks supplied to the berries tape.

How to collect cranberries in Belarus

It's in the water for about two and a half tons of berries floats.

How to collect cranberries in Belarus How to collect cranberries in Belarus How to collect cranberries in Belarus

Dial a trailer - two hours of work.

How to collect cranberries in Belarus How to collect cranberries in Belarus

Then transported to the sorting cranberries base. Sorted out. Packed and shipped to customers.

How to collect cranberries in Belarus

In the year Belarus produced about 300 tons of cranberries. Approximately half are exported.

How to collect cranberries in Belarus

Belarus in terms of production ranks fourth in the world after the United States, Canada and Chile. Berry is exported mainly to Russia, the Baltic States, England, Germany.

How to collect cranberries in Belarus