Recently, the officials headed by Zhang Guokun, director of the municipal commission of agriculture, inspected the innovative development of the strawberry industry at Baihe Town, hoping that the town could focus on the modern urban agricultural development and accelerate the construction of the strawberry production-education-research demonstration town.
After listening to the report of the town on the innovative development of the strawberry industry, Zhang gave full recognition to the efforts made by the town in developing the strawberry industry, hoping that the town could “improve quality and efficiency and integrate production and research” in the industry, try to enhance the organization level, direct the farmers to step toward the standardized and intensive cultivation mode with the cooperative as a unit, rationalize all processes in strawberry cultivation, develop the green and healthy quality industrial products, and create the strawberry production-education-research demonstration town based on the modern urban agricultural development.
Also attending the inspection were Zhao Ming, standing member of the district Party committee and chief of the politics and law committee, and deputy district governor Jin Junfeng.
According to the sources, Baihe Town has formed the characteristic of “one town one industry” with the strawberry as the leading industry. At present, more than 2,900 farm households grow strawberries in the town, with the cultivated area at about 6,500 mu, the annual yield at 9,100 tons and the annual sales at RMB110 million.