Update: 15:53 | 14/07/2020
(BGO) - According to Division of Agriculture and Rural Development of Hiep Hoa district (Bac Giang province), after 5 years implementing the Resolution No 130-NQ/TU of the provincial Standing Party Committee dated 16 August 2016 on accelerating application of high technologies in farm production in 2016-2020 period, Hiep Hoa district has fulfilled land consolidation and established 33 large fields with total 2,500 hectares of high-quality rice growing area, hitting 100 percent of the set target.
High - quality rice cultivation area in Hiep Hoa.
Accordingly, the district selected some good rice species such as BC15, TBR225, Kinh Bac fragrant rice and Thien Uu 8 for wide production. The locality expanded the concentrated rice seeding area with 250 hectares in the communes of Danh Thang, Chau Minh, Luong Phong, Huong Lam and Hoang Van, reaching 125 percent of the plan. This area is under linkage chain of production and consumption with involvement of the enterprises including Vinaseed, International Agriculture Seeds Joint Stock Company and Thai Binh Seeds Joint Stock Company.
This method is evaluated to yield higher income than normal production method by 15 to 20 percent. Currently, Hiep Hoa district continues expanding the golden flower glutinous rice (Nep cai hoa vang) cultivation area in the communes of Thai Son, Hoang Van, Mai Trung and Bac Ly.