Update: 20:12 | 23/10/2020
(BGO) – To promote local ecotourism, the People’s Committee in Luc Ngan district (Bac Giang province) has selected 30 households with fine orange and pomelo orchards grown under VietGAP procedure as the destinations to welcome tourists in the upcoming season.
These orchards have hi-quality and safe fruits with good looking as well as beautiful landscape and smooth traffic.
The orange and pomelo orchard of Nguyen Van Huu in Se Cu village, Thanh Hai commune is one of 30 selected destinations.
This year, apart from 300 – 500,000 VND (12.9 – 21.5 USD) supported per delegation of visitors, the district People’s Committee will support the background and canvas to the orchard owner. The members of youth union, Farmers’ Association, Women’s Union in the communes will be mobilized to help the orchard owners to welcome visitors together with the district officers and staff to promote and introduce the investment potentials for development, especially local tourism.
Now Luc Ngan has nearly 7,000 ha of citrus fruit cultivation, highest figure in the province, including nearly 4,200 orange trees and pomelo with total estimated output of 60 – 70,000 tonnes of fruits.
Currently, the orchard owners are harvesting green skin pomelo with 30% of the total area and smooth consumption. The selling price is25 – 40,000 VND per kg which is as high as last year price.