Currently, CPC Anhui Provincial Committee and Anhui Provincial Government released a document on supply-side structural reform in the agriculture sector to maintain the drive to resolve rural issues on the road to a moderately prosperous society by 2020.
The document is widely referred to as the "No 1 CPC Anhui Provincial Committee Document." Tao Fangqi, director-general of Anhui Provincial Agricultural Commission, explained the document on March 14.
Tao said that Anhui will support key agricultural enterprises to join the distribution of agricultural products with competitiveness. In the future, a growing belt and processing industrial cluster with distinctive features and competitiveness will be formed in North Anhui, South Anhui and Mt. Dabie.
Modern agricultural industrial park and agricultural technological parks are important platforms to explore new mechanism for agricultural development. A batch of modern agricultural industrial parks with influence in China featuring “production+ processing+technology”will be built and farmers and migrant workers are encouraged to join the construction and share the gains through stock cooperation and booked agriculture, said the document.
Farmers are given top priority. Most parts of the document are related to how to increase the income of farmers, said Tao Fangqi.
The document put forward some concrete measures on improving agricultural protection, strengthening support for entrepreneurship, building urban-rural long-term mechanism and guarantee mechanism for the income of the poor.
Tao added that Anhui will tap the income increase potential of the agriculture sector, make competitive agricultural industry stronger and bigger and optimize agricultural structure.