Update: 17:14 | 05/04/2022
(BGO) – This year, the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (DARD) in Bac Giang province has focused on supporting Viet Yen district to review and expand hi-tech farming areas to serve industrial parks, clusters as well as local school canteens. It is among the tasks to assist the district to become city by 2025.
Particularly, the district develops and expands concentrated vegetable growing areas in line with VietGAP and organic standard in the communes of Quang Minh, Trung Son, Nghia Trung, Viet Tien, Tu Lan and Minh Duc (total area of 80ha); staple products (chili, cucumber, melon, sweet potato…) in the communes of Thuong Lan, Tu Lan, Viet Tien and Quang Minh; establishes 60ha area to grow onion in the communes of Nghia Trung and Ninh Son as well as 80ha area to produce peanut in the communes of Ninh Son and Minh Duc.
At the same time, the district strives to develop 30ha herbal cultivation area in the communes of Minh Duc and Nghia Trung to serve raw materials for herbal processing facilities and plants.
In addition to instruct local farmers to stably and effectively maintain existing hi-tech farming models in about 18.47 ha, the competent officials at the DARD regularly cooperate with the localities to switch the animal, crop structure and gather the field to form concentrated production area.
The One Commune One Product programme is well implemented in attachment to key, signature and potentials products in the district while enhancing the operational effectiveness of agricultural cooperatives, accelerating digital transformation in agriculture to raise the income of local residents and create internal force for sustainable new style rural building.