Changde Launches the First Campaign of Stable and Increased Grain Production
On Mar. 9, the reporter learned from the Municipal Bureau of Agriculture and Rural Affairs that this year 8.824 million mu of grain sown area in our city have been planned, implemented and acted upon early, with practical action to guard the bottom line of food security, thus orderly starting the first battle of stable and increased grain production.
All governmental levels and departments have spared no effort to prepare for spring ploughing, carried out grain production tasks in an efficient and orderly way, and started the construction of irrigation and water conservancy facilities as early as possible, which has significantly increased enthusiasm for early rice production. The municipal and county finance departments have planned to integrate and invest more than 320 million yuan in grain production funds, an increase of 19.9% compared with the previous year. Last year, our city integrated 950 million yuan for high-standard farmland construction. With the main project of 590,000 mu basically completed, it has entered the stage of project audit settlement and preliminary acceptance, and can be put into use before early rice production. This year, Changde will strive for a construction task of 560,100 mu.
Translator: Ding Yaling
Chinese source: www.changde.gov.cn