China News Service Hefei, December 12 (Xinhua) -- Huaibei, Anhui Province: There is a "micro workshop" in the village, and the koi fish swim out to sea
China News Service reporter Wu Lan
In the land of northern Anhui in winter, the wheat seedlings are green, and the farmers are not idle in the "idle season". The reporter recently walked into Huaibei City, Anhui Province, to visit the "password" of rural revitalization behind this busyness.
When she met Qin Qiufen, she was packing a foot bath bag at home. Qin Qiufen said: "The wormwood (industry) in the village allows me to earn a 'steamed bun money' at home, which is very good." ”
Qin Qiufen, a villager from Caomiao Village, Surao Town, Lieshan District, has to take care of her children and her sick husband, so she can only choose to work flexibly nearby. The wormwood industry she is talking about is the entrepreneurial achievement of Sun Wei, a young man who has returned to his hometown.
Wormwood is an herbaceous medicinal plant that is increasingly in demand. In 2019, Sun Wei saw a business opportunity and began to engage in wormwood planting, variety breeding, product processing and other work in his hometown, turning the "grass" that is commonplace in the local area into "gold".
"The income from growing wormwood is higher than before, and I and the villagers have a real sense of gain." Sun Wei said, "Everyone has hometown feelings, and my hometown has given me a platform and the confidence to start a business in the countryside." ”
A "village sage" has driven the industry of a village, and there are many examples in Gurao Town. Chen Pingsheng, Secretary of the Party Committee of Gulao Town, introduced that in order to effectively solve the problems in rural development, the town focused on industrial development and built an entity "micro workshop" in the village to explore the common wealth model. At present, there are 12 villages (communities) in Gurao Town alone, and 12 rural industry projects are cultivated, with an estimated annual output value of 6000 million yuan (RMB, the same below).
Due to its special geographical environment and planting technology, "Wamura apple" has become a "famous product" among local specialties. Walking into the apple orchards of Lieshan District and the village community, I saw that the branches were full of fruits, and the fruit farmers were busy picking. Zhao Yongxin's apple yield this year is about 5000,150 catties per mu. "Sales are good right now, and I'm shipping 200 to <> cases a day," he said. ”
On November 11nd, "Wamura apples" have become "famous" among local specialties. Photo by China News Service reporter Wu Lan
In recent years, relying on the horticultural tradition and natural resource advantages, the Hecun community has embarked on a new path of rural revitalization with "apple red" to help "industrial prosperity". At the same time, the development of small town electricity business. Promote the integrated development of tourism agriculture and rural tourism, and develop leisure agriculture such as agricultural culture experience and agricultural science education.
Daokou Village, Baishan Town, Suixi County, is only a few kilometers away from the site of the Liuzi Canal, which is included in the World Cultural Heritage List.
"Daokou Village used to be a 'poor village', but now it has become a 'tourist village' and a 'demonstration village'." Liu Chao, secretary of the general party branch and director of the village committee of Daokou Village, said. One of the passwords of this "counterattack" is to rely on the "golden signboard" of the Liuzi Canal site to develop rural tourism.
According to reports, with a total investment of about 7 million yuan, the construction project of the Liuzi Canal Ruins National Cultural Park has been fully launched, and the drainage and dredging projects of the Sui Dike Ditch are currently being done.
The Lotus Pond Moonlight Fun Garden and the Lavender Garden are all tourism industries derived from the "World Cultural Heritage Site". Liu Chao introduced that in the next step, the village will actively integrate into the canal cultural tourism and sightseeing belt, upgrade the existing scenic spots, and expand the radiation circle of the scenic spots in Sulu, Henan and Anhui.
"We are the breeding base for imported ornamental fish with the highest construction standards and the largest hardware facilities in Anhui Province. At present, there are more than 17000,70 koi fish and more than <> varieties. Liu Wanchun, general manager of the school-spring koi cultural industrial park, said, "Many of the koi here are exported to South Korea, Thailand and other Southeast Asian countries. ”
On December 12, all kinds of koi carp in Guowang Village Koi Cultural Industrial Park were cruising freely. Photo by China News Service reporter Wu Lan
Walking into the koi cultural industrial park located in Guowang Village, Qugou Town, Xiangshan District, I saw all kinds of koi swimming freely. Standing next to a fish pond, Liu Wanchun introduced: "This pond is full of three-year-old fish, and the price of each fish is more than 10,000 yuan. ”
"Koi is a kind of mascot. As a kind of pet economy, selling koi for one yuan can drive the development of the downstream industrial chain of ten yuan. Liu Wanchun said. At present, the industrial park is striving to create a new form of rural cultural tourism integrating koi fish breeding, tourism and leisure agriculture.
Anhui is a major agricultural province. In 2023, the "No. <> Document" of the Anhui Provincial Party Committee proposes to build a strong agricultural province, create a beautiful countryside with Huifeng and Anhui charm, and promote high-quality and efficient agriculture, livable and workable villages, and prosperous farmers. At the same time, the implementation of science and technology to the countryside, capable people to return to their hometowns, young people to stay in the township, enterprises to rejuvenate the township "four township project". (ENDS)