The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs and the Ministry of Natural Resources jointly reported 5 typical cases of Greenhouse Housing problems. In recent years, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs and the Ministry of Natural Resources have resolutely implemented the decisions and deployments of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China and the State Council. Together with relevant departments and units, they have organized special cleaning and rectification actions for the problem of Greenhouse Houses. Recently, they have also jointly carried out investigations and rectification for the resurgence of Greenhouse Housing problems.
Source: Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs Jun. 26, 2023
China plans to legislate to ensure food security. In order to ensure the effective supply of food and national food security, improve the ability to prevent and resist food security risks, and maintain economic and social stability and national security, the draft of the Food Security Law was submitted for review at the third meeting of the Standing Committee of the 14th National People's Congress on the 26th. The draft consists of 11 chapters and 69 articles, including general provisions, farmland protection, grain production, grain reserves, grain circulation, grain processing, grain emergency, grain conservation, supervision and management, legal responsibilities, and supplementary provisions. The draft also connects with laws and administrative regulations on land management, agricultural product quality and food safety.
Source: Xinhua Net Jun. 26, 2023
The 17th China ASEAN Forum on Social Development and Poverty Reduction opened. On June 26th, the 17th China ASEAN Forum on Social Development and Poverty Reduction opened in Beihai City, Guangxi Province. The forum, with the theme of Deepening Regional Cooperation, Promoting Poverty Reduction and Rural Development, aims to continue to deepen exchanges and cooperation between China and ASEAN in the fields of social development and poverty reduction, and make efforts to build a closer China ASEAN community, promote the implementation of global development initiatives, and work together to implement the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The Director of the National Rural Revitalization Administration of China pointed out that in November 2022, China and ASEAN member countries jointly issued the Joint Statement on Strengthening China ASEAN Common Sustainable Development, announcing the establishment of China ASEAN comprehensive strategic partnership.
Source: National Rural Revitalization Administration Jun. 27, 2023
The National Conference on Promoting the Income Increase of Poverty Alleviation Population was held in Zhaotong, Yunnan. From June 27 to 28, the national on-site meeting on promoting income increase of poverty alleviation population was held in Zhaotong City, Yunnan Province. The meeting pointed out that income is the most core and fundamental indicator for measuring the living standards of residents. In 2022, the per capita net income of the poverty-stricken population was CNY 14342, a year-on-year increase of 14.3%. The per capita disposable income of rural residents in poverty-stricken areas was CNY 15111, a year-on-year increase of 7.5%, with growth rates 8 and 1.2 percentage points higher than the per capita disposable income of rural residents in China, respectively. The per capita net income of the poverty-stricken population in 832 poverty-stricken counties was CNY 14017, a year-on-year increase of 13.9%, and the per capita net income of the poverty-stricken population in 160 national key assistance counties for rural revitalization was CNY 13171, a year-on-year increase of 14.5%.
Source: National Rural Revitalization Administration Jun. 29, 2023
The Big Data Development Center of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs signed a memorandum of cooperation with the Chongqing Municipal Commission of Agriculture and Rural Affairs. On June 26, the Big Data Development Center of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs signed a memorandum of cooperation with Chongqing Municipal Commission of Agriculture and Rural Affairs. It is reported that the two sides will carry out comprehensive and practical cooperation in consolidating the foundation of digital transformation, iteratively upgrading the agricultural and rural data platform, innovating the application of digital countryside and smart agriculture, building a digital talent exchange and training mechanism, and jointly promote the integration of the agricultural and rural big data public platform base and the Digital Chongqing integrated intelligent public data platform.
Source: Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs Jun. 29, 2023
The person in charge of the Agricultural Reclamation Bureau of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs answered questions from reporters on the Two Actions. Recently, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs has organized the implementation of the large-scale increase in per unit yield of major crops such as grain and oil for agricultural reclamation, as well as the Socialized Services for Agricultural Reclamation+Local Areas initiative. It is proposed that agricultural reclamation should fully play its role as a national team in ensuring the stable and safe supply of food and important agricultural products, focusing on major crops such as grain and oil, and focusing on improving the per unit yield level on the basis of stabilizing the planting area. The main measures of the action of Socialized Services for Agricultural Reclamation+Local Areas are as follows. First, establishing a socialized service cluster for agricultural reclamation. Second, improving the mechanism of interest linkage. Third, improving the service management system. Fourth, improving the service standard system. Fifth, assisting rural revitalization. Sixth, improving the mechanism of land reclamation cooperation.
Source: Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs Jun. 29, 2023
Tang Renjian proposed to further study and promote the experience of Zhejiang's Green Rural Revival Program, and strive to create a new situation of comprehensive rural revitalization. Tang Renjian, secretary of the Party Leadership Group and minister of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, delivered a speech at the symposium on learning and promoting the experience of Zhejiang's Green Rural Revival Program on June 27. Xi Jinping made important instructions to summarize, refine, promote and promote the good experience and practices of Zhejiang's Green Rural Revival Program. During the 20 years of implementing Zhejiang's Green Rural Revival Program, many forward-looking scientific concepts have been summarized and accumulated, and a complete set of systematic and effective mechanisms and methods have been explored and formed.
Source: Farmers’ Daily Jun. 30, 2023
The Food and Agriculture Organization and other institutions collaborate to focus on summarizing and sharing successful experiences in Chinese agricultural development. On the 30th, the kick-off meeting of the Research on Digital Transformation and Sustainable Development of the Chinese Food System project was held in Beijing. The project is jointly carried out by the Food and Agriculture Organization, Shanghai Dream Information Technology Co., Ltd. and the China Agricultural Science and Education Foundation. The three-year project will focus on four major fields of digital agriculture, precision agriculture, sustainable agriculture and healthy diet, summarize Chinese innovative practices and practices in using digital technology to promote the transformation of the food system and help achieve agricultural and rural modernization, and share Chinese successful experience with developing countries through the FAO multilateral platform.
Source: China News Jun. 30, 2023
Qinghai Province carries out rural revitalization and rule of law peer activities. The Qinghai Provincial Department of Justice issued the Program for Rural Revitalization and Rule of Law. The Program emphasizes that by promoting the quality and efficiency of public legal services in rural areas, guaranteeing the access to quality legal aid for people in difficulty, promoting the diversification and specialization of legal services, and other measures, it will continue to carry out the activities of Rural Revitalization and Rule of Law. The Program emphasizes that by promoting the quality and efficiency of public legal services in the countryside, ensuring that people in need receive quality legal aid, promoting the diversification and specialization of legal services and other measures, the Rural Revitalization and Rule of Law campaign will be carried out in a sustained and solid manner.
Source: Xining Evening News Jun.26, 2023
Control the source of agricultural land pollution to ensure food security. Sichuan Soil Pollution Prevention and Control Regulations will come into force on July 1. Regulations" from the control of agricultural land pollution sources, to effectively address soil pollution caused by agricultural surface sources. To implement the strictest arable land protection system, firmly guard the red line of arable land. On the one hand, we must actively promote the reduction of chemical fertilizers, pesticides and agricultural films to increase efficiency measures, and strictly combat the use of fake and shoddy agricultural materials of illegal and criminal acts. On the other hand, for contaminated arable land to fully implement the classification and control system. The Regulations fully consider the situation of regional environmental background value factors, and provide for the prevention and control of soil risk and safe use in areas with high background values of heavy metals.
Source: Sichuan Rural Daily Jun.26, 2023
Tai'an improves the level of agricultural machinery safety management. The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs and the Ministry of Emergency Management announced the list of safe agricultural machinery demonstration cities and counties in 2022, and Tai'an became one of the seven safe agricultural machinery demonstration cities honored nationwide. Tai'an has been carrying out safe agricultural machinery demonstration work to improve the overall level of agricultural machinery safety management and help the high-quality development of agriculture and rural areas. Tai'an will be the production of agricultural machinery safety and the creation of safe agricultural machinery work into the safety production target assessment system of the government. Taian establishes and improves a hand responsible for the strict implementation of agricultural machinery safety supervision responsibilities, signed the target responsibility book at all levels. Implement the main responsibility of agricultural machinery cooperatives, large farmers, farmers and other producers and operators, building a citywide, responsible to the people of the agricultural machinery production safety responsibility system.
Source: Farmers Daily Jun.27, 2023
The general meeting of the Association of Production and Marketing of Specialty Agricultural Products in Gansu Province and the Gangyi Brand Summit Forum was held in Lanzhou. The meeting considered and adopted the Constitution of Gansu Province Special Agricultural Products Production and Marketing Association, Gansu Province Special Agricultural Products Production and Marketing Association Membership Fee Standards and Management Methods. In the past five years since its establishment, the Association has been focusing on the development of the special agricultural industry, uniting and leading its members, and has made positive contributions in many aspects. First, strengthen the team building, cohesion association of the overall synergy. Second, to strengthen the sense of comprehensive services, play the role of the Association's platform. Third, the construction of a brand standards system, plays the role of the Association's support. Fourth, to carry out the leading enterprise cultivation, and play the leading role of the Association.
Source: Farmers Daily Jun.27, 2023
Sichuan Province issued a plan for the cultivation of rural artisans. The Bureau of Rural Revitalization of Sichuan Province, together with the Department of Education, the Department of Economy and Information Technology and other eight departments, has issued the Implementation Opinions on Promoting the Cultivation of Rural Artisans, and the cultivation, support, evaluation and management system of rural artisans have taken shape. Sichuan Province has tapped a number of traditional crafts and rural craftsmen, identified more than 10,000 skilled rural artisans, established more than 1,000 rural artisan workstations, and cultivated a team of rural artisans to serve rural revitalization. The Opinions clarify that Sichuan rural artisan cultivation has 6 key tasks, such as tapping rural artisan resources, improving rural artisan cultivation mechanism, and supporting rural artisans to establish special enterprises.
Source: Sichuan Rural Daily Jun.27, 2023
Pinghu Agricultural and Rural Bureau achieve the rice and fishery industry double increase, double reduction and double excellence. Pinghu rice and fishery integrated farming area of 9,223.6 acres, annual production of high-quality rice of more than 4,000 tons, high-quality aquatic products of more than 800 tons, become one of the powerful grasps of stable food and income. Pinghu formulated and implemented the Three-Year Action Plan for High-Quality Development of Integrated Rice-Fishery Farming in Pinghu, specifying the key tasks and milestones, and included it in the Urban and Rural Beauty Project ranking war and rural revitalization assessment. Deepen the cooperation with the provincial Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Shanghai Academy of Agricultural Sciences and other research institutes to carry out collaborative innovation. The rice and fishery integrated farming average mu output value of more than CNY 5,000, mu profit of more than CNY 2,000, compared with the rice and wheat model, the efficiency gains are very considerable.
Source: Zhejiang Rural Information Network Jun.28, 2023
Guangzhou launched the implementation of the new countryside demonstration belt project. Guangzhou proposed to launch the implementation of the New Countryside Demonstration Belt project, and strive to build a number of high-quality new countryside demonstration belts by the end of 2025, to help the construction of livable and beautiful countryside. In order to further promote the construction of new countryside demonstration belt from a series of points into a line to a line into a piece, set piece into a belt development, Guangzhou New Countryside Demonstration Belt Project Implementation Plan has been issued and implemented. The Implementation Plan proposes to integrate the construction of new rural demonstration belt with the development of construction, and focus on building an integrated development pattern of the new rural demonstration belt. Guangzhou will integrate the special resources of the towns and villages covered by the demonstration belt, promote the upgrading of the whole chain of rural industries, and create a new industry and new economy in the demonstration belt with high quality.
Source: China News Network Jun.29, 2023
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