In the first all-Ukrainian hackaton "LAKTALIS Ukraine" students from the Dnipro State Economic University, specialty 181 "Food Technologies" took part. This program provided for the acquaintance with the cycle of dairy production - "From the grass that the cow eats to the dairy products that we buy and eat."

Students visited three locations. The first location is the farm Yekaterinoslavsky dairy production complex. Representatives of the farm organized a presentation of the milk and production complex Yekaterinoslavsky, during which, were highlighted: the conditions for keeping cows, the diet of the seasons, the methods of milking, sanitary and hygienic norms and the requirements for the quality of milk. A demonstration of the milking room, chambers and tanks for milk storage, cowsheds by zones: milk cows, dry cows and calves were held.

The second location is Milk House dairy enterprise in Pavlograd. Leading production specialists introduced students to the range of finished products, production volumes, demonstrated shops and production lines of dairy products, organized tasting of finished products.

The last location - these were stores with finished products, namely supermarkets. The sales manager conducted an excursion into the system of sale of finished products "Lactalis Ukraine", told about sales channels, coverage of retail outlets. A mini-presentation of the principles and standards for product placement on shelves (in refrigeration equipment) was presented, the distribution of products in the trading floor of modern trade stores was demonstrated.

The cooperation of Lactalis Ukraine with the Dnipro DSAEU is promising and useful for students and future graduates, as they have the opportunity to undergo technological practice and get their first job at a modern dairy processing enterprise.

Thank you for the cooperation!