Update: 16:06 | 26/03/2019
(BGO) – The Vice Chairman of the People’s Committee in Bac Giang province Duong Van Thai on March 25 chaired a meeting with Vietnam Institute of Applied Technology and Agricultural Development about developing the organic agriculture in the province. The event was attended by leaders of the Departments of Agriculture and Rural Development, Science and Technology.
At the meeting, Vice Chairman Thai briefed on the provincial farm cultivation with various agricultural products. Clearly defining the potentials and advantages, the province has focused on the fruit trees, forestry, vegetables, chicken and pig breeding.
The overview of the meeting.
In the upcoming time, Bac Giang moves toward organic farm production with socio-economic development, rural modernization and environmental protection to adapt to the climate change condition. The agricultural sector will be developed toward concentrated community production to gradually form the hi-tech farm areas.
Via discussion, the representatives needed to clarify the concept of organic agriculture to have a correct understanding. Currently, many people are confused between normal and organic products, causing an impact on the benefit of consumers.
Concluding the event, Vice Chairman Thai pressed on the inevitable trend of organic farm production. However, the production condition of organic agriculture is really strict with a thorough survey on soil, water, climate and others to plan and build the qualified production area.
Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Duong Van Thai chairs the meeting.
Bac Giang province has several factors to realize organic agriculture. Additionally, the favourable location helps ease product transport and consumption. Vice Chairman informed that the province is building the steps to implement the organic farm production after the Government issued the Decree on this task.
He assigned the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development to cooperate with Vietnam Institute of Applied Technology and Agricultural Development to make a provincial specific project on organic agriculture ensuring the feasibility with a detailed roadmap.