To promote agriculture through quality, green and brand development

On February 6, the Ministry of Agriculture held the national work conference on promoting agriculture through quality, green and brand development to announce the start of promoting high-quality agricultural development.

Han Changfu, Minister of Agriculture said that 2018 is “the year of agricultural quality”. In this year, the national strategic plan of invigorating agriculture through quality will be formulated and implemented in an effort to promote the agriculture through quality development, green development and brand development and embark on a new journey of improving the quality, effectiveness and competitiveness of agriculture.

How is the strategy of invigorating agriculture through quality development promoted? It is needed to accelerate the establishment of corresponding policy system, push forward the input of technical R&D, agricultural subsidy and project investment into green development, quality improvement and effectiveness enhancement. On the basis of this, the green, high-quality, unique and branded agriculture will be highlighted to achieve “six high” in the following aspects:

—High product quality

—High industrial efficiency

—High production efficiency

—High quality of operators

—High international competitiveness

—High income of farmers

(Source: Economic Daily)